Maybe The Decision Makers Will Learn This Time?

Toronto Personal Injury Lawyer Albert Conforzi: It is hard to conceive of someone not having heard about the deadly rampage that led to 26 deaths in Newtown, Connecticut. These were children and teachers who were completely innocent, but who were nevertheless victims of senseless gun violence. All of the guns were obtained legally by the…

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A Busy Year for Accident Benefits Decisions

Toronto Personal Injury Lawyer Albert Conforzi: 2012 has been a very active year at the Ontario Court of Appeal in the area of accident benefits decisions. Last Wednesday, the Court of Appeal released its reasons in Cornie, which dealt with the mediation backlog at the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO). The Insurance Act requires…

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Trials Aren’t Tea Parties

Toronto Personal Injury Lawyer Albert Conforzi: A leading Canadian corporate lawyer is before a discipline panel of the Law Society of Upper Canada for being “uncivil.” The case arises from the lawyer’s successful defence of his client in the now famous securities fraud case which followed the Bre-X financial disaster. The lawyer, Joe Groia, successfully…

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