Failure to mitigate is a common defence advanced by Defendants in personal injury lawsuits.
Introduction Over the past several decades, Canadian courts have rejected a paternalistic model of health care and have instead adopted a patient-centered approach.
In Canada, stroke is one of the leading causes of adult disability and death.
A common argument advanced by Defendants in slip and fall litigation is that the Plaintiff was partially responsible for his or her own misfortune.
What is questioning? Questioning is an important part of the pre-trial process of gathering and disclosure of relevant and material information, which may eventually become evidence.
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Undergoing cancer diagnosis and treatment is a very difficult experience, both physically and mentally.
So far on this blog we have provided a brief overview of the heads of damage in a personal injury action and provided a more in-depth overview of loss of...
In Alberta, automobile insurance is mandatory. Driving without insurance is an offence. After an accident, the drivers are required at law to stop and exchange insurance information.
Motor vehicle accidents are a common cause of injuries in Canada.