Decision making capacity refers to an individual’s ability to process the information surrounding important personal decisions.
The Canada Pension Plan disability pension (“CPP-D”) is a Government of Canada program designed to provide financial assistance to CPP contributors who are not able to work regularly because of...
People buy disability insurance, or are offered it through their employment, for protection from the financial insecurity and emotional stress that would be caused in the unfortunate happenstance of becoming unable...
This is the sixth and final installment in our series discussing recent long-term disability caselaw. Part five can be read here.
This is part 5 of our series on recent long-term disability jurisprudence in Canada. You can read part four here.
This is part four in our series discussing Canadian caselaw on long term disability benefits. You can read part three here.
This is part three of our series discussing recent developments in long-term disability benefits case law. You can read part two here.
This is part two of our long-term disability benefits series. You can read part one here.
In this six-part series we will be discussing some of the major court decisions regarding long-term disability benefits from across Canada in 2020.
Spinal cord injuries can be devastating, often leaving victims with severe impairments such as quadriplegia, paraplegia, loss of bowel and bladder function, or permanent neuropathic pain.