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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

Choosing An Immigration Lawyer In Calgary

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Submitting a visa application for Canada does not require you to use an immigration lawyer or consultant. As stipulated by the IRCC (Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada), applicants can choose if they want to be advised or represented by an … 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:

What is a Wrongful Death Lawsuit?

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A wrongful death claim is, unfortunately, one of the most common allegations submitted by grieving family members and spouses.   However, a lot of people don’t know what it is, how to claim one, and what to expect in terms of … Read More

The Cost Of An Immigration Lawyer In Calgary

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Submitting a visa application through the IRCC can be challenging and confusing for many people. It is why individuals, families and couples turn to immigration lawyers in a bid to help them with their applications.  However, what deters people from … Read More

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