Ontario Law Firm Blog

Determining Fault in a Left-Turn Collision

Left-turn collisions often happen at intersections and stop signs. One driver may be going straight through the intersection while another driver is attempting to make a left-hand turn at the light. The driver going straight thinks he or she has the right… Read More

Firm Partner Dina Mejalli to Appear on Experts on Call AM800 Radio Program

On Saturday, January 30th, our partner Dina Mejalli will be a guest on the Experts on Call AM800 radio program. The one hour program begins at 10 a.m.  AM800 CKLW is Windsor-Essex’s leading radio station and the show, Experts on Call, provides a platform… Read More

Partner Jennifer Bezaire is Presenting a Paper to The Advocates’ Society

On Friday, January 29th, partner Jennifer Bezaire will be presenting a paper at Tricks of the Trade, an annual conference for the personal injury bar hosted by The Advocates’ Society (TAS). The paper is titled, "Accident Benefits Update", and it covers… Read More

Is an Independent Medical Examination Required by Ontario Insurers?

If injured in an accident in Ontario, you may be eligible to claim accident benefits to help cover your medical bills and other related expenses. The amount of available accident benefits coverage to you will depend on the severity of your injuries. To… Read More

Who is Liable for Damages Caused by a Stolen Vehicle?

If you are involved in an accident with a stolen vehicle, you may be confused about who will cover your damages, especially if the thief flees the scene and cannot be located or identified. The owner of the vehicle is often an innocent party and generally… Read More

Senior Associate Joanna Sweet Writes Article for The Litigator on Navigating the Auto Insurance Coverage Maze

Greg Monforton & Partners’ Senior Associate Joanna Sweet wrote an article for The Litigator, a publication of the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association (OTLA), providing guidance for plaintiff lawyers on obtaining compensation when a client is faced with… Read More

What is Considered Reasonable and Necessary Treatment in an Insurance Claim?

If you have been seriously injured in an accident, your insurer is supposed to pay for any reasonable and necessary medical treatment not covered by Ontario’s health care plan or group insurance plan, up to the policy limits. But what is deemed reasonable… Read More

Can I Pursue a Claim for a Crash on Private Property?

Car accidents can leave drivers unsure of how to pursue a claim related to their injuries or property damage. When a crash occurs on private property, establishing who may be liable for damages can be even more challenging. Certain rules that apply on… Read More

How Can a Delay in Treatment After an Accident Impact My Case?

If you have suffered an injury in an accident, seeking medical care is one of the most important things you can do. It may be tempting to delay treatment if you think your injuries are minor but doing so could hurt not only your health, but also your ability… Read More

Greg Monforton & Partners Donates to Be a Santa for a Senior Program

During this time of year, many seniors in the Windsor-Essex area feel especially lonely or are isolated. The pandemic has made things worse. Fortunately, the Be a Santa to a Senior program, run by Home Instead, helps collect and deliver gifts donated… Read More