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November 1, 2014

Ontario Car Insurance Bill Hurts Accident Victims

Bill 15 has passed third reading with no amendments. For accident victims, this means your right to sue for accident benefits disputes is gone. You will have to take all disputes to the Licence Appeal Tribunal which will lead to […]
June 27, 2014

Oh Canada Ribfest in Waterdown This Weekend

This is my favourite weekend of the summer. It”s nice to get a few days off work to recharge and spend it in your community. It”s been great since World Cup started as I feel I make new friends every […]
April 16, 2014

Family Members Suffer Too When Loved Ones Are Injured

Last week Saturday, my Mom had a slip and fall and badly injured herself in Hamilton.  She shattered her tibia and fibula.  She tore her ACL & meniscus.  The surgeon told us that when he went in to repair the […]
January 13, 2014

Bawden v. Wawanesa – Insurance Company Owed Parents Duty to Defend

An eight year old girl was injured in a motor vehicle accident. The girl”s mother, acting as the girl”s Litigation Guardian, sued the driver of the vehicle that hit her. That driver brought a third party claim against the girl”s […]
December 31, 2013

Hamilton Personal Injury Lawyers

Nyland Personal Injury Law is excited to announce that as of January 1st, 2014 we are opening an office located in downtown Hamilton at the corner of King Street and James Street in the Canon building beside the CIBC tower.  […]
December 24, 2013

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

We would like to extend our warmest wishes for a Merry Christmas and happy New Year.  We wish you all the best for 2014!  Thank you for trusting us with your business.  Enjoy the holidays with your loved ones. Look […]
December 18, 2013

The Effect of Social Media in a Personal Injury Case

Everyone has Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram (to name a few social media sites) in today”s world. If you”ve been involved in a motor vehicle accident or other type of personal injury where you have sued the negligent party, your […]
November 27, 2013

No Fault Insurance Does Not Mean You Cannot Sue

Ontario is a no-fault insurance province.  A lot of people believe this means if they are involved in a car accident, they do not have the right to sue the driver that caused the accident.  This is simply not true.  […]
August 8, 2013

Miracle Treat Day

It”s Miracle Treat Day!  This means it”s a great reason to polish off a blizzard completely guilt free!  Dairy Queen will donate some of the proceeds to McMaster”s Children”s Hospital in Hamilton, Ontario.  Jayne Scala of the Waterdown Dairy Queen […]
July 2, 2013

Wrongful Death Damages

Wrongful death is a legal term that refers to a person killed as a result of the negligent act of another person.  This often occurs in a car accident.  In 2010, Transport Canada reported that the number of deaths caused […]