March 20th, 2019 by Pollock & CompanyWith the Cannabis Act relaxing the rules around personal marijuana use, some may believe that this means the government will allow free rein. Just because cannabis legalization is taking effect, there are still penalties involved for certain acts involving cannabis. The purpose of the Cannabis Act is to help regulate the use, distribution, possession, and… View Article
February 27th, 2019 by Pollock & CompanyThousands of healthy babies are born each year in Canada. Unfortunately, complications during labour and delivery cause severe, lasting effects for the infant and family. Although a lawsuit can’t restore someone’s health or take away the pain of an untimely and tragic death, a lawsuit can hold the responsible parties accountable. Birth trauma lawsuits can… View Article
January 24th, 2019 by Pollock & CompanyBeing criminally charged is an intimidating process that should be guided by an experienced defense lawyer to ensure the best possible outcome. The criminal charge process is difficult to navigate without education and experience. Without legal representation, a person facing criminal conviction in any situation may experience more severe penalties and longer sentences. The criminal… View Article
November 20th, 2018 by Pollock & CompanyThe term medical malpractice is used to describe an incident when a health care professional or provider is neglectful in providing appropriate treatment for a patient, fails to take appropriate action or gives subpar treatment that results in the harm, injury or death of the individual. Defining medical malpractice – Canada’s situation In most cases,… View Article
October 22nd, 2018 by Pollock & CompanySlip and fall accidents can be traumatic, both physically and emotionally. After the initial shock of the fall goes away, it’s important to take the proper actions. These actions are important should there be legal proceedings. Slip and Fall Accidents – review the area To begin, you want to review the area. Determine if factors… View Article
September 27th, 2018 by Pollock & CompanyYou may encounter documents or application instructions that require you to attend before a Commissioner for Oaths or Notary Public in Manitoba. It is important that you ensure you make an appointment with the right individual before submitting your documents. Commissioner for Oaths In Manitoba, a Commissioner for Oaths is certified to witness signatures on… View Article
August 27th, 2018 by Pollock & CompanyAdults are not the only group of individuals associated with medical malpractice situations. Unfortunately, infants are also subject to instances of malpractice. When you have a child that is injured due to medical negligence, it is important to take action on their behalf. Learning what constitutes infant injury medical malpractice will help you to make… View Article
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