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Disability Insurance and ME/CFS

DISABILITY INSURANCE and ME/CFS -  Stacking the Odds for Success   by Brent L. Handel J.D., Q.C. Disability insurance provides partial income replacement if you are disabled/unemployable because of any type of illness including ME/CFS. You may have [...]

By | November 9th, 2017|Categories: Insurance Claim Issues|0 Comments

What Are General Damages In Personal Injury Claims?

If you visit our page, “How Much is My Claim Worth?” you will find the cases quote an amount for “general damages”. General damages are the amount the court awards for pain and suffering, inconvenience, [...]

By | October 19th, 2017|Categories: Personal Injury Claims and Damages|0 Comments

Is Your Alberta Personal Injury Claim Capped?

Determining whether or not your Alberta personal injury claim is capped under Alberta's Minor Injury Regulation is fundamental to determining the value of your injury claim.  In 2017 our law firm has seen a significant uptake [...]

By | March 14th, 2017|Categories: Category Insurance Claim Issues|0 Comments

What about the recent Takata airbags recall?

In our previous blog we discussed potentially faulty airbags not deploying in a collision.  In this blog we discuss the opposite problem – Takata airbags deploying and injuring and killing people when the airbag should [...]

By | January 22nd, 2017|Categories: Motor Vehicles and Collisions|0 Comments

Managing ME/CFS – Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

ME/CFS is a complex, multifaceted disorder characterized by extreme fatigue and a host of other symptoms which can worsen after physical or mental activity, but do not improve with rest. Managing ME/CFS is a difficult task [...]

By | November 17th, 2016|Categories: Medical - Legal Issues|0 Comments

How to Find the Best Personal Injury Lawyers

It is often difficult to find the best personal injury lawyer in your geographical area. The Law Society of Alberta, unlike some other jurisdictions, does not allow lawyers to advertise specialties. This is because the Law [...]

By | November 4th, 2016|Categories: Personal Injury Claims and Damages|0 Comments

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