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Thursday, June 25, 2015 @ 08:00 PM

The driverless future

Someone once said that predictions are unreliable, especially regarding the future. It is clear, however, that personal injury law is changing at a rapid rate, and before long it may be unrecognizable. ... [read more]

Thursday, June 25, 2015 @ 08:00 PM

Validity of chronic fatigue bolstered by research

Chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis, commonly referred to as ME/CFS, is characterized by profound fatigue, cognitive dysfunction, sleep abnormalities, autonomic manifestations, pain, and other symptoms that are made worse by exertion of any sort.   ... [read more]

Thursday, April 30, 2015 @ 08:00 PM

Alberta goes beyond gender specific calculations

Since the passage of the Minor Injury Regulation (MIR) on Oct. 1, 2004, Alberta courts have been active in refining and clarifying its scope and application. ... [read more]

Thursday, February 05, 2015 @ 07:00 PM

Risky business

Extreme sports is a growing industry that is profiting from the human desire to experience the adrenaline rush associated with risk-laden activities. ... [read more]

Thursday, January 22, 2015 @ 07:00 PM

Award against doctors raised to $1.7 million

The family of a non-smoker who died of lung cancer at the age of 44 has been awarded $1.7 million after the Quebec Court of Appeal found two doctors were negligent in a case that draws on the rarely used notion of “unfavourable inference” of proof of causation. ... [read more]