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This article was originally posted on the Merlo Davidson website by Guy Versailles. You can read it here.  In his final report released today, the Honourable Michel Bastarache, C.C., Q.C., appointed to administer the Merlo Davidson RCMP Class-Action Settlement Agreement, recommends … Read More

How Much is My Personal Injury Claim Worth?

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People who have been injured in an accident always ask, “how much is my claim worth?” when it comes to seeking compensation. Unfortunately, there are too many factors that go into evaluating the value of a claim, as every case … Read More

Why Hire A Lawyer For Victims of Crime Financial Benefits?

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The Alberta Victims of Crime Act is a significant law that allows individuals that have suffered from violent crimes the chance to obtain financial compensation. Whether you have sustained an injury directly caused by an eligible offence, such as assault, … Read More

Allegations of Sexual Harassment, Discrimination

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Female police officers come forward with allegations of sexual harassment, discrimination Read full article here: https://www.ctvnews.ca/w5/female-police-officers-come-forward-with-allegations-of-sexual-harassment-discrimination-1.4821765

Emotional Distress Damages For A Personal Injury Case

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Emotional distress is one of the many factors that can impede someone’s recovery from an injury or accident. The mental and emotional toll of an incident can impair people, affecting their livelihoods, social life, and impacting them economically, such as … Read More

How PTSD Plays a Part in Personal Injury Claims

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PTSD (Post-traumatic stress disorder) is a severe mental condition that can disrupt your whole life. Your relationships, your job, your health, and your social activities can all be impacted in a profoundly negative way. It can also increase your risk … Read More

“Hit and Run”: I was in a car accident but don’t know the other driver

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Book your free consultation todayBook online now What’s worse than getting into a car accident? Getting into one, and then having the other driver flee the scene. Why would the driver run? Impaired driving, uninsured vehicle, criminal record, expired driving … Read More