Ontario Law Firm Blog

73-year-old Windsor motorcyclist struck by farm vehicle

A 73-year-old motorcycle rider from Windsor is in hospital with serious injuries after a collision with a farm vehicle in Chatham-Kent. The crash occurred around 12 p.m. Wednesday on Rivard Line in the former Dover Township. Chatham-Kent police said… Read More

Man Dies in Country Crash on the Arner

The man killed Friday afternoon in a three-vehicle crash on Arner Townline in Essex was identified Saturday as 23-year-old Blake Clifford of Essex . The accident, in which two other drivers were injured, happened at the Arner and  10th Concession. At… Read More

Greg Monforton Named a "Best Lawyer" in Canada

Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession, has named Greg Monforton, a founding partner of Greg Monforton & Partners, as a 2014 "Best Lawyer" in Canada for his work in personal injury law. Since its inception… Read More

For This Tigers Fan, It Was A Dream

The Gazette Tim Simpson, a long-time employee at The Gazette and former member of the Sports department, is battling terminal cancer. Simpson, whose 40-year newspaper career began at the Windsor Star and ended when he took a buyout from The Gazette last… Read More

OPP Charge Father 1 Year After Lakeshore Train Crash

More than a year after two young children were killed when a train struck the family minivan in Lakeshore, Ontario Provincial Police have criminally charged their father, who was driving. Just before 10 a.m. on June 10 of 2012, Andrew Williams drove… Read More

Angry Motorists Harass Cyclists in Wake of Fatal Ontario Crash

Cyclists riding with cycling organization Tour Du Canada sadly lost two of their group to a traffic accident last week, but motorists travelling through the area seemed to display little sympathy in the wake of tragedy. If you have been injured in a bicycle… Read More

Melissa Novis Awarded H. Bruce Hillyer Award

We are very proud to announce that one of our articling students, Melissa Novis, has been awarded the H. Bruce Hillyer Award for Best Closing Argument at the 2013 Ontario Trial Lawyers Association mooting competition held recently at the Toronto Superior… Read More

Local Cyclist Still Shaken By Violent Accident

Although he left the hospital with what doctors would call minor injuries, 50-year-old Stephen Hayes is still shaken by a cycling accident that has changed more than just the way he rides. If you have been injured in a bicycle accident contact the Windsor… Read More

Accident Victim Wins Challenge to Ontario's $3,500 Minor Injury Cap

In September 2010, the Ontario government reduced the medical benefits you could get under your car insurance policy for injuries suffered in a motor vehicle accident. The $100,000 limit for treatments not covered by the health care system was reduced… Read More

Two Injured in Accident on E.C. Row

  An SUV burst into flames following a collision on the E.C. Row Expressway Friday morning. Windsor police Sgt. Matt DAsti said two people are fortunate they suffered only minor personal injuries after the accident involving two vehicles at the intersection… Read More