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Do I Need Personal Injury Attorneys For A Car Accident?

Do I Need Personal Injury Attorneys For A Car Accident?   By far one of the worst mistakes a victim of a personal injury can make is to wait too long to call on experienced personal injury attorneys. Many people make the mistake of thinking that they do not need a personal injury attorney to…

7 Mistakes People Make After an Accident

If you’re like a lot of victims who are injured in accidents, you probably aren’t entirely sure what you should do next. Whether an injury was caused by a car accident, medical procedure, dog bite, or something else, many victims make the same mistakes afterward. Here’s what they are and how you can avoid them.…

Post-Collision Mental Health – The Treatment Hurdle

Post-Collision Mental Health – The Treatment Hurdle A look at the L.A.T.’s decision and reconsideration of 18-007991, J.V. and Intact Insurance Company Justin A. Villeneuve Lawyer – Personal Injury Insureds involved in car accidents should have access to accident benefits, regardless of who is at fault. Amongst other things, accident benefits cover the insured’s post-collision…

Compelling Reasons Why You May Need a Business Lawyer

Businesses are expected to follow the myriad laws set by the authorities. Therefore, whether small or big, businesses need an Lawyer to ensure they function properly and are compliant with the set laws. Issues such as property purchases and preparing taxes require legal help. Disputes and litigation require law expertise to prevent serious consequences, as…

5 Tips To Prevent Winter Car Accidents

Now that it’s the middle of winter, you’ve probably gotten the hang of driving in the snow again. However, there are nearly 157,000 traffic accidents each year due to snow and ice-covered roadways. Nearly 117,000 of those accidents cause injuries. Oftentimes, accidents in the winter happen no matter how cautious you are. There are some…

Ottawa Employment Lawyers | I was just let go “without cause”, what does this mean?

I was just let go “without cause”. What does this mean? Justin A. Villeneuve Lawyer – Litigation Prior to engaging in any litigious action, clients should have a grasp of not only their rights but those of the employer as well. What may not appear fair, maybe either contractually or legally legitimate. The term “without…

Ottawa Employment Lawyers | Forfeiture of Unvested Shares

I was fired without cause. What happened to my company shares or stock options? Justin A. Villeneuve Lawyer – Litigation Your job was just terminated “without cause” and as if it’s not bad enough that you just lost your job, you also find out that your shares in the company are no longer yours. Just…

Estate Planning Tips Everyone Should Know

Many people don’t want to think or discuss the fact that they won’t always be around. The thought of this can upset and worry individuals, but the reality is that it is something that needs to be discussed. Without proper planning, there are hosts of problems you can encounter, and without proper planning and consideration,…

When to Call a Car Accident Lawyer

You may think that calling a car accident Lawyer is only necessary if you’ve been injured in an automobile accident, but that’s not true. Even if no one is physically hurt — or you don’t believe you’re physically hurt immediately following an accident — you should always call a personal injury Lawyer. There are many…

Ottawa Employment Lawyers | Are contracts necessary?

Employer’s Resource | Are contracts necessary? Reasonable Notice and Bonus Requirements Justin A. Villeneuve Lawyer – Employment Law I’m always surprised to see how many employers still adopt the “handshake” method when hiring employees. I can understand the temptation to be nostalgic, but these types of employment agreements can leave employers at loss. Especially when…