Ontario Law Firm Blog

Firm Partner Jennifer Bezaire Nominated for the 2019 Biz X Award

Greg Monforton & Partners is pleased to announce that our partner Jennifer Bezaire has been nominated for the 2019 Biz X Award for Best Injury Lawyer. Voting officially began on September 12th and will run for two weeks through Thursday, September 26th… Read More

What Happens After an Insurance Company Makes its First Settlement Offer?

After a personal injury, the insurance company usually steps in and may offer a settlement to resolve the matter. This first settlement offer is usually not enough to cover all the expenses incurred from the accident, let alone the compensation necessary… Read More

Highest-Billing Doctor in Chatham to Face Disciplinary Tribunal for Allegations of Misconduct

Chatham ophthalmologist, Dr. Christopher Anjema, faces allegations of misconduct for billing the Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) $4.1 million in the 2017-2018 fiscal year and $31.4 million since 2011. He has been sent a notice to appear before the… Read More

Crash in East Windsor Leaves Cyclist Seriously Injured

A cyclist was taken to the hospital on Friday night with serious, but non-life threatening injuries after being struck by a vehicle. The Windsor Police and other emergency responders were called to the scene in the westbound lanes of Tecumseh Road East… Read More

Motorcyclist Killed After Motorcycle Crash in Amherstburg

A female motorcyclist is dead after a serious collision on Thursday evening. The Windsor Police Service for the Town of Amherstbug was called to the accident scene involving a black Yamaha motorcycle and a green Ford Escape in the 3100 block of County… Read More

Rules of the Road: Riding an E-Bike in Ontario

As more people are concerned about the effect of pollution on the environment and the cost of maintaining a vehicle, they are increasingly turning to alternative modes of transportation, including electronic bicycles (e-bikes). These e-bikes look like… Read More

Why You Should See a Doctor and Follow Medical Treatments After a Car Accident

If you have been injured in a car accident, it is important that you seek medical attention as soon as possible. Certain types of injuries may not become immediately apparent but can worsen over time if you delay or fail to obtain treatment at all.   Below… Read More

Greg Monforton & Partners Volunteer in Feed the Hungry Program

On Wednesday, August 21, 2019, our office proudly sent five volunteers to serve a meal at the Downtown Mission. Our partner Dina Mejalli organized the event and the photo depicts the five servers (from left to right): lawyer Myla Picco, partner Dina… Read More

Greg Monforton Selected for the 2020 Edition of Best Lawyers in Canada

Greg Monforton & Partners is pleased to announce that our founding partner Greg Monforton has once again been selected for inclusion in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada© in the category of Personal Injury Litigation. This will be the 14th… Read More

OPP to Conduct Safety Enforcement in Response to Increased Truck-Related Collisions

In response to a high number of serious and fatal accidents involving trucks and other commercial vehicles over the last year, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is conducting a week-long safety enforcement, called Operation Safe Trucking, which started… Read More