19 July, 2019

Government of Canada announces settlement

Statement from the Department of National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces From: National DefenceStatementJuly 18, 2019 – Ottawa – National Defence / Canadian Armed ForcesDeputy Minister Jody Thomas and Chief of the Defence Staff General Jonathan Vance issued the following statement:“Today,...

03 May, 2018

Say No to Caps on “Minor Injuries”

The BC NDP Government is currently rushing through legislation that places caps on "minor injuries" as defined by ICBC and NOT by doctors. This legislation is being hurried through the legislature without open and transparent consultations with the most vulnerable...

30 April, 2018

Plaintiff With Past Cocaine Addiction Sustains Injuries

The trial of Kirilenko v. Bowie, 2017 BCSC 2048, concerned the assessment of damages for injuries sustained by the Plaintiff, who was a cocaine addict at the time of the accident. The vehicle he was a passenger in made a left turn in front of an oncoming truck, leading to a collision. The Plaintiff sustained severe injuries in the collision, including internal injuries, nerve damage to his left leg and a brain injury.
29 January, 2018


Press Release from ASFS about #TimesUp Click here to read this article...

19 January, 2018

Acheson Law Sponsors Sid Williams Theatre

Acheson Law Sponsors Sid Williams Theatre Acheson Sweeney Foley Sahota is proud to be a 2017-2018 presenting sponsor of the Sid Williams Theatre in Courtenay.  This performing arts facility has hosted quality entertainment in the Comox Valley for over 25 years. ...

05 January, 2018

Medical-Legal Report in an Assault Case

Medical-Legal Report in an Assault Case In the case of Jalava v. Webster, 2017 BCCA 378, the Plaintiff alleged he was assaulted by the Defendant, who was the night manager at a restaurant. Apparently the Defendant was under the mistaken impression that...