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Injured Victim Loses Case and Owes $250,000.00 in Costs

An injury victim pursuing a personal injury claim in Alberta and elsewhere in other provinces such as Ontario must be careful about having a legitimate claim. Costs can be awarded against the personal injury claimant and the personal injury lawyer potentially if the claim is dismissed by a court. The personal injury victim could be [...]

Structured Settlements in Large Personal Injury Awards

Victims who suffer catastrophic brain injuries or other serious injuries which impair their lifetime income earning capacity will receive a very large lump sum settlement. There is a mechanism called a structured settlement to invest a portion of the lump sum which will be considered tax free by Revenue Canada as it is an award [...]