Law Blogs & Guest Legal News Posts

Guest law blogs and blawgs from lawyers, solicitors and legal professionals.

Checklist to Have Before Hiring a Lawyer

by Legal Author March 26, 2021 General Law

In today’s unpredictable times, it is essential to have a lawyer. Even if you approach life cautiously, there are situations that you need the services of a legal professional. Unfortunately, searching for the right lawyer can feel overwhelming. A simple online search can present you with many choices. And as you know, you can’t just […]

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Why should you avoid a late cost budget submission?

by Legal Author March 3, 2021 Law

The rules and regulations regarding cost management and the filing of a cost budget submission in England & Wales are clear and concise however numerous cases still miss the mark and budgets are still filed or served late. Typically, cases with a pleaded value of £50,000 or less are filed and exchanged with the directions […]

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Performance improvement plans in the workplace – a quick guide for employees

by Redmans Solicitors February 17, 2021 Law

Performance improvement procedures (“PIPs”) are known by a variety of names: performance improvement plans, capability procedures, improvement plans, and more. This article explains what performance improvement procedures are, what your rights are, and what you should look out for if you’re participating in a PIP. Links to further sources of information are included throughout this […]

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Why Do Modern Law Firms Need a Client Portal?

by Legal Author February 4, 2021 Law

Have you ever considered using a secure client portal at your law firm? If not, then surely you should take that into your law practice soon. With so much to deliver, the client portal is the new element that clients look for in a law firm nowadays.  What exactly does a client portal mean? The […]

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Spoliation in Litigation: Err on the Side of Caution and Preserve All Evidence

by Legal Author December 10, 2020 Law

Bogoroch & Associates LLP strongly believes that victims of Personal Injury are entitled to access to justice. What is Spoliation? Preservation of evidence is integral to a fair and just litigation process. The destruction of evidence is highly prejudicial to parties involved in the civil justice system. Spoliation occurs “where a party has intentionally destroyed […]

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Can Your Employer Compel You to Return to On-site Work Post-COVID in the US?

by Legal Author November 19, 2020 Law

Because of COVID-19, many businesses had to shut down, leading to a rise in the unemployment rate. Despite this, some workers were fortunate enough to keep their jobs, and some are even working from home. After many months of enduring this pandemic, more states chose to re-open their economies. This means more employers opt to […]

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Remote chance: make homeworking work for your firm

by Legal Author November 18, 2020 Law

At the time of writing, we’re in week three of ‘Lockdown 2’, with many firms asking staff to work from home again. The latest ONS data shows that almost a third of the population is working exclusively from home – many have been doing so for several months, despite having adapted their workplaces – and […]

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Winter Accidents: What You Need to Know About the 10-day Notice Period

by Legal Author November 3, 2020 Accident Claims Law

New post regarding winter accident claims, based on personal injury laws in Ontario. While the holidays are generally a time of celebration, the excessive cold, snow, and ice can even walk on the sidewalk or drive to work more dangerous. These dangerous conditions also increase the number of accidents on municipal property. For example, suppose […]

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When Injury Strikes

by Legal Author October 23, 2020 Accident Claims

Based on personal injury claims law in Ontario. No one expects to be injured while driving to work, or on a family trip, or walking on a sidewalk, or while enjoying a pleasant weekend. Unfortunately, if an injury does occur, one needs to know what to do and where to turn. Every person injured as […]

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Taking a Bite Out of Lyme Disease

by Legal Author September 16, 2020 Law

Written by Richard M. Bogoroch It is hard to imagine that a nasty little insect no more significant than the size of a poppy seed can wreak so much havoc in a person’s life. People who have been infected by Lyme disease may recount stories of years of pain, suffering, and the stress of being misunderstood […]

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