ICBC ordered to pay immigrant couple $350,000 over ‘odious’ false fraud accusation

A judge has ordered ICBC to pay an immigrant couple more than $350,000 after the corporation falsely accused them of insurance fraud…Justice Susan Griffin called the prosecution brought against Danica Arsenovski “malicious,” and said the actions by ICBC and special investigator John Gould “brought fear and shame to a vulnerable person.”

Posted by The Province on Wednesday, March 2, 2016

 

The Veteran Fighting BC’s Anti-Smoking ‘Fascists’ in Supreme Court Is a Hero

Within a few hours of my last trip to Vancouver, I knew I was home. It wasn’t because I gazed up to catch the glorious peaks of Grouse Mountain, or because I took a sandy stroll along English Bay or because I was suddenly inundated by the scent of skunk and/or skunky weed. No, it was because I was treated to bitch face after bitch face—the active kind—the second I lit up a cigarette.

Posted by VICE on Thursday, September 24, 2015

 

Should cyclists be insured?

An american tourist is suing the City of Vancouver over a serious accident involving a cyclist. That lawsuit is raising the issue on a topic that’s been the centre of debate for long time — should cyclists be insured? Lawyer Chris Carta says its about time

Posted by Global News on Friday, August 28, 2015

Human Rights complaint filed by Vision Quest drug recovery participants

The City of Delta and its police board are at the center of a human rights complaint brought forward by thirty addicts participating at a drug recovery program. Brian Coxford has the story.

Posted by Global News on Thursday, November 14, 2014

Plaintiff Lawyer Here to Help Injured

Plaintiffs’ lawyers are in the profession to help people. Plaintiffs’ lawyers are here to help injured people. Plaintiffs’ lawyers are been called ambulance chasers. If you flip that over, what do you call defense lawyers then? They are the ones who sabotage the ambulance. [more]

Posted by Brain Injury Help on Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Defense Tactics in Traumatic Brain Injury Cases

Attorney Gordon Johnson, Brain Injury Law Group, and Attorney Thomas Harding of British Columbia talk about the roadblocks that Defense Attorneys and insurance companies use against brain injury plaintiffs and claimants. [more]

Posted by Brain Injury Help on Friday, March 7, 2014

Defense to Blame for Personal Injury Trials

Why do Defense Attorneys want to blame plaintiff’s attorneys for the trial, the length of the trial, the cost of the trial and then call us greedy? The answer is that they don’t have anyone else to blame and if they told the truth they would have to blame themselves! [more]

Posted by Brain Injury Help on Friday, March 7, 2014

Morgan Bystedt Case

Thomas Harding took on the Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) in the seminal medical malpractice case of Bystedt v. Hay, 2001 BCSC 1735. The case received national attention when CBC television featured Morgan’s case in an expose of the CMPA’s conduct.[more]

Posted by CBC Disclosure on Thursday, September 29, 2011