Category Archives: Blog Posts

Announcement

Ferguson Deacon Taws LLP (FDT Law) and Evans de Vries Higgins LLP (EDH Law) are proud to announce an additional location for their respective firms in Innisfil, Ontario, effective May 1, 2020. Together in chambers, FDT Law and EDH Law will practice out of the former office space of Anderson Adams at: 8034 Yonge Street, Innisfil, Ontario, […]

Injured in an Accident? Protect Yourself at the Scene

An Ontario court decision reinforces how important it is for a person injured in an accident to attempt to gather identifying information of any possible defendants or witnesses at the scene of the accident or as soon after as possible. In Shapiro v. Doe 2016, the plaintiff’s claim against his own insurer for injury caused […]

What is an Estate Trustee (Executor) and What Do They Do?

The Estate Trustee (Executor) is the person you name in your Will to have the legal responsibility to administer your estate after your death. Here are some characteristics of the ideal Estate Trustee (Executor): • Lives in the same area as you;• Has experience managing money and dealing with financial institutions;• Can deal with your […]