Birth Trauma Lawsuits
Thousands 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… Read More
The Criminal Charge Process
Being 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… Read More
Defining medical malpractice
The 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,… Read More
Slip and Fall Accidents – Legal Case Checklist
Slip 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… Read More
What is the difference between a Commissioner for Oaths and a Notary Public?
You 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… Read More
What Constitutes an Infant Injury Medical Malpractice Case?
Adults 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… Read More
What to expect during an Examination for Discovery in your legal case
If you are involved in a lawsuit – ie: medical malpractice or personal injury legal case, you may be subject to discovery. An examination for discovery is a question and answer session to gather evidence. The lawyer for one party will question the adverse individual and vice versa. The goal is to collect facts that… Read More
Your Criminal Law Questions Answered
When it comes to legal troubles, it can be difficult to know who to turn to based on your situation. If you are facing criminal charges, it is important to access legal assistance from a lawyer experienced in criminal law. Speaking to a lawyer who focuses on the area of law in which you face… Read More
Five Facts to Know About Personal Injury Claims
If you or someone you love has been injured due to the negligent actions of another individual, your life may change completely. Because of the accident you could experience pain and possibly be unable to work. You may be facing months, and even years in recovery, enduring physical rehabilitation due to the injury. In a… Read More
What Qualities to Look for When Choosing a Lawyer?
Hiring a lawyer is essential when you face particular circumstances in your life, such as a personal injury or divorce. When hiring a lawyer for the first time, you may be unsure what to look for and exactly who to hire. Below are a few examples of qualities you should look for, to hire the… Read More