Looking for Car Insurance in Ontario? Topics for Speaking with Your Insurance Broker
We all drive with the hope and misplaced expectation that we will not be involved in a car crash. Unfortunately, a lack of foresight and proper planning can lead to devastating consequences in the event of a motor vehicle accident and you do not have the proper amounts of auto insurance to w…View the post titled Looking for Car Insurance in Ontario? Topics for Speaking with Your Insurance Broker
Ottawa, N.S. seek to appeal C.B. class action certification
http://thechronicleherald.ca reports on the certification of a class action that was launched eight years ago by area residents seeking compensation for years of exposure to toxic pollution from the former Sydney Steel plant. Siskinds LLP is co-counsel for the residents. To view the article,…View the post titled Ottawa, N.S. seek to appeal C.B. class action certification
Pesticides, good news and bad
The good news: What ever happened to spray drift? We used to get frequent reports on prosecutions and civil suits relating to damage caused by spray drift onto trees, gardens, and fields. Now, such problems seem much less common. Why?View the post titled Pesticides, good news and bad
Long-time London lawyer honoured by law society
Londoncommunitynews.com reports on Jim Caskey, a senior partner with Siskinds LLP, being one of six recipients of the 2012 Law Society Medal. To read the article, please click here.View the post titled Long-time London lawyer honoured by law society
Big personal fine for contractor
Fines imposed on individuals for environmental offences keep increasing.View the post titled Big personal fine for contractor
10 Tips for Individuals Injured in a Motor Vehicle Collision
A motor vehicle collision is a frightening and confusing time for those involved. Siskinds Personal Injury Partner Emily Foreman knows just how crucial the gathering of information can be when an accident has occurred, and has provided these 10 tips for anyone involved in an unfortunate acci…View the post titled 10 Tips for Individuals Injured in a Motor Vehicle Collision
NTREE: who understands climate risks?
In its Advisory Report – Facing the Elements: Building Business Resilience in a Changing Climate, the National Round Table on the Environment and the Economy provides a fascinating insight into the way different business sectors perceive, and disclose, the risks associated with climate…View the post titled NTREE: who understands climate risks?
Repair Cafe- real waste diversion
Here’s a great idea for waste diversion: repair cafes, where people bring things that need fixing to volunteers who like to fix things, and to teach others how to fix them too. This is the concept of the fast growing Dutch Repair Cafes:View the post titled Repair Cafe- real waste diversion
$40,000 fine for firing whistleblower
On March 22, 2012, Carica Construction Inc. was convicted on two violations under the Environmental Protection Act. The company failed to report a spill of hydraulic oil, and fired the employee who did report it.View the post titled $40,000 fine for firing whistleblower
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