Ontario Personal Injury Blog

Meager Suspension for Chatham Eye Doctor Despite Substandard Practices

An eye doctor with a practice in Chatham has received a four-month suspension as part of a resolution agreement with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. Ophthalmologist Christopher Anjema has been accused of providing incompetent care for… Read More

Greg Monforton & Partners Continues Supporting the Elimination of Jury Trials in Most Civil Cases

Greg Monforton & Partners continues to support the elimination of jury trials in most civil cases. The Ontario Trial Lawyers Association (OTLA) Board recently approved and submitted a proposal to the Attorney General for review recommending all current… Read More

Op-Ed: It is Time to Get Rid of Civil Juries

The following op-ed piece on civil juries was originally published in the Globe and Mail. Laura Hillyer is an injury lawyer as well as the vice-chair of the Ontario Safety League and president of the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association. By Laura Hillyer I… Read More

Windsor Doctor Fights Off Coronavirus Infection That Sent Him to Intensive Care

In March, Dr. Dean Favot began experiencing strange symptoms. He lost his taste buds and his skin became unusually sensitive. He thought these symptoms would go away in a few days, but they did not. After just 10 days, he was in the intensive care unit… Read More

Partner Dina Mejalli’s Daughter Wins Gold Medal at Super Series - LaSalle

On behalf of the legal team at Greg Monforton and Partners, congratulations are in order for our partner Dina Mejalli as her daughter Daniella won a gold medal at the Super Series – LaSalle. It is a figure skating competition hosted by Skate LaSalle,… Read More

Iran Plane Crash Claims The Lives of Five University of Windsor Students

The University of Windsor has confirmed that at least five individuals who died in the Iran plane crash were members of the UWindsor student and research community. Ukrainian International Airlines' Flight PS752 crashed shortly after taking off from… Read More

Holiday Public Service Announcement: Reach Out to Estranged Loved Ones

The unexpected loss of a loved one can be devastating to anyone, especially when you lose a friend or family member due to the negligent actions of another. In our annual holiday public service announcement, founder Greg Monforton is urging everyone… Read More

Restoration of an Old Windsor Relic Gains Social Media Attention

After decades of neglect, a Windsor woman is hoping to restore the Jackson Park Bandshell, an old Windsor relic that was once the place for noteworthy music festivals and celebrations in the area. A Facebook page promoting the restoration of the bandshell… Read More

Greg Monforton & Partners Participates in Annual Windsor Law Career Day

On Wednesday, March 6th, Partner Dina Mejalli and Senior Associate Joanna Sweet from Greg Monforton & Partners were invited to participate in the annual Windsor Law Career Day at the University of Windsor. The event was held at Caesars Windsor from 9… Read More

Local Community Donates Time and Money to Remodel Home for Injury Victim with Partial Paralysis

Madison Arseneault's life has never been the same since her skull was impaled by a sawed-off golf club in a 2016 accident during a physical education class at Ford Test Track when she was just fifteen years old. The accident left her partially paralyzed,… Read More