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What You Need to Know About Snowmobiles
December 17, 2013
The rising popularity of snowmobiles is not hard to understand.  They provide access to Ontario's stunning back country during the winter months an......

New Concussion & Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Guidelines Should Help Accident Victims Obtain Treatment
November 17, 2013
New Guidelines for Concussion/Mild Traumatic Brian Injury and Persistent Symptoms were recently released by the Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation. The......

Time Limits To Dispute Denial of Short or Long Term Disability Claims
September 29, 2013
If you are injured in an accident or suffer a sickness/illness that prevents you from attending work, you may have access to short-term and long-te......

Summary of Accident Benefits Available
September 17, 2013
Most people who are injured in a car accident have no idea what their rights are or what benefits they might be entitled to receive. This is a sum......

Important Decision about ATVs and Insurance
August 21, 2013
An Ontario judge has ruled that a Perth farmer can sue and can get access to certain insurance benefits  in connection with a 2008 accident, even t......

Important Accident Benefit Decision
June 25, 2013
In September 2010 the Ontario government slashed the medical benefits you could get under your car insurance policy for injuries suffered in a moto......

What is the "Threshold" in a Car Accident Claim?
June 3, 2013
Frank was invited to present a paper entitled “Threshold Refresher” at the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association Conference which took place on May 30 ......

Important Decision on Catastrophic Impairments
May 2, 2013
In Pastore v. Aviva Canada the Court of Appeal ruled that the language of the SABS (Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule) does not require that a c......

What Is Bad Faith?
April 23, 2013
You purchase insurance coverage for a variety of reasons. Sometimes because it is mandated by law, sometimes it is to protect your family or assets......

A New Member Has Joined the Team!
April 11, 2013
McNally Gervan LLP is pleased to announce that Cecile Clarke has joined the firm as a law clerk and will be working directly with Paul Auerbach. ......

What To Do If You Have a Car Accident
April 11, 2013
What Should I do If I'm Involved in a Car Accident? The first thing to do is stop.  If you don’t stop you are at risk of being charged with a crim......

Cracking the Minor Injury Guidelines
March 27, 2013
In September 2010, there were a number of significant changes to the Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule (SABS). In our experience, the Minor Inju......

Do I Have Enough Insurance?
March 19, 2013
Insurance Brokers and Insurance Agents are the professionals that we count on to advise us about the different insurance policies and coverages tha......

Optional Automobile Coverage
March 11, 2013
If you are hurt in a car accident, you may be entitled to benefits under your own automobile policy. This does not depend on another driver being a......

The Duty to Defend
March 1, 2013
Your car insurance policy requires your insurer to hire a lawyer to defend you if you are sued.  But what if your insurer offers to pay your liabil......