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Ontario Dentist Sued by Former Patients in Multiple Lawsuits Filed by Advocai LLP

Jun 17, 2024

The claims brought by Advocai LLP on behalf of numerous former patients allege that Dr. Kaloti committed medical battery by installing dental devices not approved by Health Canada. The claims also allege that Dr. Kaloti negligently performed procedures without informing patients that the dental devices were unlicensed. Unlicensed Dental Devices…

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Dog Attacks in Ontario – Who’s Liable?

May 15, 2024
Walking the dog

Dog attacks are fairly common, and can result in serious physical injuries and psychological trauma. Knowing what the law requires from you as a dog owner and what to do when you or someone you know becomes a victim of a dog attack is crucial. A dog owner is facing…

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Elder Abuse: Recognizing Signs and Seeking Assistance

May 6, 2024

Advocai LLP often receives inquiries from new clients regarding elder abuse. We are here to shed light on important signs to watch out for in such cases.   Elder abuse can occur anywhere, including at home, in a retirement home, in a hospital or in a long-term care home. There…

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Advocai LLP Sponsors Brain Injury Society of Toronto (BIST) Expressive Art Show 2024

Apr 16, 2024

Written By: John-Paul Zeni, Personal Injury Lawyer & Civil Litigator   On April 6, 2024, I had the pleasure of attending the Brain Injury Society of Toronto (BIST) Art Show at the Clark Centre for the Arts in Scarborough. Advocai LLP was delighted to be able to sponsor the event…

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Long-Term Care Home Choking Incidents: Legal Support & Guidance

Feb 23, 2024
Providing Medicine

Choking incidents are a concern, especially for elderly residents who might struggle with swallowing food in a long-term care home. Many residents experience choking because they aren’t closely supervised, don’t receive proper guidance, food isn’t prepared correctly, or if there’s limited access to emergency assistance. According to Injury Facts, choking…

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Winter Tips from A Personal Injury Lawyer

Jan 31, 2024
Walking during winter snow

Winter can become hazardous as temperatures drop and roads become icy, leading to more injuries and liability claims. Advocai’s Slip and Fall Lawyers provide important winter safety tips to help prevent injuries during this season.   Clear the Property Ensure safety by diligently clearing driveways and walkways. To prevent slip…

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Need To File A Motor Vehicle Accident Benefits Claim? Here’s What To Do

Nov 30, 2023
Car Crash

If you have been involved in a vehicle accident, your first priority is to stop the car and check if anyone has been injured. You might be wondering about the next steps. What important information should you record, and what visual evidence should be documented from the accident? We provide…

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Reporting Nursing Home Negligence in Ontario

Nov 27, 2023

Neglect in nursing homes happens when residents don’t receive the care they need, leading to physical or mental health issues. If your loved one has suffered in a long-term care or retirement home, we’re here to assist you in understanding the rights and options available for you and your family.…

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Gap in Long-Term Care Admissions Policy Puts High Care Needs Population at Risk

Mar 18, 2021
Woman sitting in wheelchair dark hallway

The COVID 19 crisis has placed a spotlight on the limited amount of hands-on care provided to residents in long-term care homes (LTCHs). The latest available Staffing Study prepared by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) reported that on average, each resident receives 2 hours and 18 minutes…

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Can I file a personal injury claim on behalf of a parent?

Nov 11, 2020
Can I file a personal injury claim on behalf of a parent?

If your parent is suffering from dementia, a brain injury, or other cognitive impairment, he or she may lack the mental capacity to bring a personal injury lawsuit. However, this does not mean that your parent can’t obtain financial recovery as a result of the negligence and/or abuse by another…

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