Today, I want to discuss how you can benefit from your lawyer’s experience. Many law firms advertise years of combined experience of several lawyers as a benefit to potential clients. Just try an online search for “Edmonton injury lawyer” and you’ll see what I mean. Some law firms will have more than one lawyer working
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My name is Joseph A. Nagy. I am an Edmonton personal injury lawyer. I provide injury law services to people who have been injured in motor vehicle accidents in Edmonton and throughout central and Northern Alberta. I have successfully resolved thousands of personal injury cases. If you have suffered a personal injury and need the help of a proven, experienced personal injury lawyer, I invite you to call (780) 760-4878 (HURT) or contact Joseph A. Nagy Injury Law to book your free consultation. We will meet with you personally.
McLean v Parmar, 2015 ABQB 62 (CANLII) This case shows how the Alberta Courts are interpreting the Minor Injury Regulation. Specifically, the definition of “serious impairment.” A WAD II injury can result in serious impairment. In this case, here is how the Court interpreted the definition of “serious impairment.”  The definition of “minor injury” in the MIR indicates at
Today I want to write about the recent amendment to the Minor Injury Regulation (MIR). The MIR was implemented in October 1, 2004. It is commonly referred to as a “cap” on the amount of money you can receive for pain and suffering for injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. The Courts have interpreted the MIR since 2004 and
Lawyer Contingency Fee Agreement Types Today I want to discuss the typical types of contingency fee arrangements that personal injury lawyers have. Choosing a personal injury lawyer is not like shopping for a car. Top notch personal injury lawyers are highly experienced in their field. Do not choose an injury lawyer solely based on price.
Today I want to write about advances on settlement funds in motor vehicle accident cases. This blog is a summary of my experience and the case law interpreting the section 581 advance under the Insurance Act, and my paper presented for the Alberta Civil Trial Lawyers Association Seminar (ACTLA), “Common Uncommon Issues in Personal Injury Claims”
Today, I want to explain why I think it’s vital to hire an experienced injury lawyer if you’re the injury victim of a hit and run accident. Some hit and run injury victims think they can obtain appropriate compensation without the help of an injury lawyer. I think that’s a mistake. If you are seriously