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Damages for Unauthorized Release of Sex Tape

In the case of Jane Doe 464533 versus M.D. [2016] O.J. No. 382, the Ontario Superior Court heard a case where the plaintiff brought a claim for damages because of the defendant releasing an intimate [...]

By | July 19th, 2018|Categories: Personal Injury Claims and Damages|0 Comments

Prescription Opioids and Chronic Pain – Do They Help?

Do prescription opioids help with chronic pain?  A new study from the Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System has found that prescription opioids pain medicines are no better than over the counter drugs or nonopioids [...]

By | June 15th, 2018|Categories: Medical - Legal Issues|0 Comments

New Concussion Diagnosis: Portable Brain-Imaging System

If you suffer a concussion in a motor vehicle collision, particularly a mild concussion, also known as a mild traumatic brain injury, it can sometimes be difficult to prove the case from a medical-legal point [...]

By | April 5th, 2018|Categories: Medical - Legal Issues|0 Comments

Social Media and Personal Injury Claims

If you have been involved in a motor vehicle collision, your social media accounts may cost you significantly financially. Social media accounts such as Instagram and Facebook suffer from the “highlight reel” phenomenon. In other [...]

By | February 13th, 2018|Categories: Insurance Claim Issues|0 Comments

$9 Million Award by Jury in Quadriplegic Case in Canada

Miranda Biletski vs. University of Regina, October 2017 SK QB, Regina 1770/2007: $9,000,000 Award Biletski dove into a pool from competition starting blocks at the university during a swim club practice in June 2005. [...]

By | December 22nd, 2017|Categories: Personal Injury Claims and Damages|0 Comments

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

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