Municipal & Occupiers’ Liability: Who Is Responsible for Your Slips/trips & Falls?

by Legal Author December 12, 2020 Accident Claims Law

Bogoroch & Associates LLP strongly believes that victims of Personal Injury are entitled to access to justice. Ontario winters are notoriously treacherous.  Despite being careful about where and how we walk, accidents do happen. During the colder months, Canadian roads and sidewalks are often covered in patches of ice and snow.  A seemingly simple misstep […]

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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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Nath Solicitors Legal Insights: The Importance of Accurate Company Accounts and Records

by Nath Solicitors December 4, 2020 Commercial Law

New legal sector insights from Nath Solicitors:- Section 386 of the Companies Act 2006 imposes a duty on companies to keep adequate accounting records. This means maintaining records that sufficiently show and explain financial transactions in which the company is involved and that show the financial position of the company at any given time. Government […]

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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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Spinal Cord Injuries and Diving Accidents

by Legal Author September 9, 2020 Personal Injury

During the hot summer months, there is one devastating scenario emergency doctors hate to see:  diving-related spinal cord injuries.  Underestimating water depths and unfamiliarity with a body of water can lead to tragic outcomes.  Combine that with a few alcoholic beverages and the carefree attitude that warm weather brings – and these are the leading […]

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Keeping Your Will Up to Date

by Legal Author September 6, 2020 Wills

Many people don’t make a Will, which can cause a wide range of problems for their loved ones when they die. Of those that do, many fail to keep it up to date. While you might think that any Will is better than no Will, out of date or inaccurate information can be hugely problematic. […]

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