Contingency Fee Retainer Agreements

Contingency Fee Retainer Agreements

Retainer agreements are generally a type of agreement between clients and lawyers setting out the terms of a contract for services by lawyer to client. Most of us are familiar with hourly retainers whereby the client will deposit a certain amount of funds in lawyer’s...
Actions for Personal Injury or Death Arising from Car Accidents – Part II

Actions for Personal Injury or Death Arising from Car Accidents – Part II

In exchange for statutory accident benefits (discussed in previous posts such as this one), all claims for health care expense and pain and suffering losses (non-pecuniary losses), arising from a car accident in Ontario, are subject to what is often referred to as the...
Actions for Personal Injury or Death Arising from Car Accidents – Part I

Actions for Personal Injury or Death Arising from Car Accidents – Part I

Certain requirements must be met before someone can issue claim for personal injury or death, against someone else, arising from a car accident. Among these requirements are applying for accident benefits and providing notice of intention to commence action within 120...