24 Apr Future Household Cleaning Expenses

If you suffer injuries in a motor vehicle accident that affect your ability to clean your home, you may receive compensation for that.  In the case of Thomasson v. Moeller, 2014 BCSC 2465, our client was a very active young woman...

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20 Apr Proving Self-Employment Income

In 2007, our firm took a personal injury case called Adamson v. Charity, 2007 BCSC 671, to trial.  Our client, Mr. Adamson, was a highly talented finishing carpenter who worked on and co-managed his family’s rental investment properties.  Since he...

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15 Apr Pre-Existing Conditions

If you have a pre-existing condition before your accident, how does that affect your personal injury case?  While each case is fact specific, Gulati v. Chan, 2015 BCSC 431, is an example.  In that case, the Plaintiff had arthritis before the...

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13 Apr Future Loss of Earning Capacity

If you have been injured in a car accident and as a result of your injuries you will experience wage loss in the future (post-trial), you are entitled to an award for future loss of earning capacity. Two commonly used...

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13 Apr Employment Records

During the course of a lawsuit, ICBC will often engage in a fishing expedition to obtain records that could potentially hurt your case, including records from an employer or treatment provider, without having first established that the records could be...

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09 Apr Hit and Run Cases

If you are involved in a hit and run accident, it is important to make reasonable efforts to determine the identity of the unknown driver. Failing to do so may result in your case being dismissed.     In George v. Doe,...

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02 Apr Do I Need a Lawyer?

Luckily, most people come to a law office to clarify what their friends and family have told them about their case. Others, however, take their friend’s advice to heart and proceed with litigation on their own or with the help...

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