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Legal Articles

  • Protect Yourself from Aggressive Debt Collectors Using These 5 Weapons

    June 25, 2018

    • Legal

    Debt collectors can sometimes act like hound dogs sometimes; like they can literally be relentless in their attempt to try and force you to pay back the loan you took. Sometimes, they just go too far. And you will never find any shortage of people complaining of debt collectors knowing on their doors at odd hours or blowing up their phones for their loans to be repaid.

  • 10 Facts About Immigration and Why They Are Important

    June 5, 2018

    • Immigration Law
    • Legal

    There is a lot that goes on with immigration that many people are unaware of; even after speaking with their immigration lawyer agency. Canada immigration is a bit strict and stringent, but once those who have applied and been accepted do so, they discover that Canadian citizenship is fantastic.

  • Worried About a Possible Divorce? Look for These 9 Red Flags!

    May 9, 2018

    • Legal

    Sometimes even all the riches in the world, the fame, kids, lifestyle, and even amazing careers don’t cut it when it comes to living happily with your spouse. Other people may look at your life and see nothing but paradise, luxury lifestyle and all. What they may not know is what lies underneath all that glamor. Talking to a family lawyer about a possible separation is very normal.

  • Reasons Why Medical Malpractice Claims in Canada Are Less Compared to the U.S

    May 8, 2018

    • Legal

    So, one thing you need to know before you begin reading through the article is that the Canadian courtrooms and U.S. courtrooms are usually totally different; at least they are like the American television courtrooms you always see being televised. In fact, it is absolutely nothing like that and part of the reason why is due to the different types of legal systems between the two countries. The differences are also evident when you talk to the medical malpractice lawyers Toronto.

  • ICBC Lawyer
    5 Best Ways To Maximize ICBC Settlements

    April 29, 2018

    • Legal
    • Personal Injury

    If you are in an accident (which can happen at any time), there's a lot that an ICBC lawyer can help you with. Being injured is depressing and devastating, but you must not fail to protect yourself or your finances.

  • 5 Most Important Qualities of a Slip and Fall Lawyer

    April 24, 2018

    • Legal
    • Personal Injury

    A slip and fall lawyer is necessary because accidents never come with a warning. You never know when you might get into an accident at home or outside. It could happen while watching TV, while at work, while walking your dog, or taking a shower.

  • commercial property lawyer
    5 Things to Do When Renting Out Commercial Property

    April 24, 2018

    • Legal

    If you have never rented out your commercial property, then utilizing the help of a commercial litigation lawyer can be highly beneficial. After all, you own a commercial space because you want to make money from it.

  • 6 Most Common Forms of Disabilities Eligible for Claims

    April 24, 2018

    • Legal

    A committed disability lawyer can help you get the benefits you deserve. The list of disabilities maintained by the Social Security Administration is pretty extensive. Various forms of medical impairments are covered under that list, based on which individuals are entitled to disability benefits.

  • 6 Of The Most Common Workplace Accidents

    April 10, 2018

    • Legal
    • Personal Injury

    There is often a perception, among both workers and employers, that accidents can only happen in the sort of workplaces we tend to think of as dangerous: but ask a personal injury lawyer like construction sites, factories, or just about anywhere if you happen to be a firefighter. And of course some places of work contain more hazards than others. But ask any personal injury lawyer - like  - and they will tell you that accidents can happen anywhere. Read on for some background on some of the most common types of workplace accident, what you should do if they occur, and what you and your employer should do to reduce the risk.

  • Medical Malpractice Questions to Ask An Attorney

    December 23, 2017

    • Legal

    Medical malpractice occurs within the health care profession more often than many would like to believe, unfortunately. Such a personal injury case occurs when a doctor or another health care professionals makes a mistake during their diagnosis or treatment of any type of ailment that leads to more concerns or damages to the individual. Some mistakes may occur, but those can be rectified in the long run. Malpractice is the only feasible option when something goes so wrong that it requires more surgery, medicine, or treatment in order to effectively heal or work with. This is a massive inconvenience for most people, especially an injured individual who is out of work. The first step should be looking into medical malpractice lawyers Toronto.

  • Dealing with an ICBC Contract Breach

    November 28, 2017

    • Legal
    • Personal Injury

    An ICBC Claim results when you are injured in a car accident in British Columbia. The ICBC is required to provide accident benefits regardless of who has caused the accident. These benefits are supposed to cover expenses such as rehabilitation and medical bills. However,

  • 10 Pieces of Evidence That Can Win Your Case

    November 24, 2017

    • Legal

    Parents who are about to walk into family court often want to know what they can do to build their case. In order to have a great day in custody court, you need to have evidence to show the judge. Your divorce lawyer Toronto can ask you the right questions when you're on the witness stand. Here are 10 pieces of evidence that can help you win your case: