Personal injury law / The Law Society of Upper Canada.
xi, 578 pages ; 24 cm.
Special lectures of the Law Society of Upper Canada ; 2008.
Papers delivered at at a conference held April 2 and 3, 2008.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Desbiens and everything after / Neil P. Wheeler Catastrophic injuries and understanding of the AMA guides / Cameron C.R. Godden Fifteen years of accident benefits: the tort-accident benefit collateral interface / Stephen E. Firestone Accident benefit issues hot off the press / Philippa G. Samworth Mild-to-moderate traumatic brain injury: the facts / Anthony Feinstein Punitive and aggravated damages in personal injury awards : who pays, how much, and under what circumstances / Alf Kwinter The challenges of representing children / Greg P. Kelly The role of the children's lawyer in judicial approval of minor settlements / Clare E. Burns, Linda Waxman, and Stephanie Giannandrea The admissibility of demonstrative evidence in jury trials : applying the principled approach to the law of evidence / Barbara L. Legate Customized demonstrative evidence for personal injury litigation : medical illustrations, animations, and interactive media / Stephen R. Mader "Use or Operation" of an automobile : a case-by-case approach / John A. McLeish and Meighan Ferris-Miles Tales of sound and fury : factual causation in tort after Resurfice / David Cheifetz Jury openings : understanding the rules / Joseph Y. Obagi Proving pain / David Berbrayer Tales from Teno : the trial and the appeals / Martin Wunder Accident benefits : lessons from the past with the hope for a better insurance product in the future / Jennifer Griffiths, Eric K. Grossman, and Christine McKenna The future of personal injury litigation in Ontario : where have we been? Where are we now? Where are we going? / Roger G. Oatley Writing strategically and persuasively for the personal injury plaintiff / Eugene Meehan Recovery of individual and aggregate damages in class actions / Harvey T. Strosberg, William V. Sasso, and Jacqueline A. Horvat Mediation : where have all the settlements gone? / David B. Williams Mediation advocacy : a mediator's perspective / Paul Torrie Liability of road authorities in the post-MacMillan era / Jim Virtue Minimum maintenance standards and the Municipal Act, 2001 : lessons learned from Thornhill (Litigation Guardian of) v. Shadid / C. Kirk Boggs and Meredith E. Jones The undervaluation of non-pecuniary and income-based damage awards in sexual abuse cases : do gender and aboriginal factors play a role? / Susan M. Vella The future of vicarious liability / David R. Wingfield.