Nigel Gilby's Archive

Experts and the Courts

The Ontario Court of Appeal has just released its decision inMoore ats Getahun.  That was a case that dealt with some of the rights that lawyers had in dealing with experts and the obligations and duties of those experts. This came about as a result of a ruling at trial of Madame Justice Wilson. The […]...Read More

Attendant Care Benefits and Economic Loss Pre-February 2014 Motor Vehicle Accidents

There is a Decision which has just come down which could entitle a number of people to get attendant care benefits in claims before February 2014 that may not currently be receiving benefits at all. In the Arbitration Decision of Futrell and State Farm, Arbitrator James Newland found that an economic loss was established where […]...Read More

The Complex World of Structured Settlements

In this episode, Bill and Nigel chat with John Rousseau from McKellar Structured Settlements Inc. John helps navigate the complex world of structured settlements and explains in detail what you should know when considering a structured settlement. Also, Nigel and Bill answer listener questions about the impact of being publicly slandered. Plus, Jane from Wheatley […]...Read More

Featured Podcast – Occupational Therapists

One of the most important health care providers to help in recovering from an accident is an occupational therapist (O.T.).  However, most people know very little about what occupational therapists do, how they are trained, or why they would need an “O.T.”  In this episode, Nigel and Bill convene a panel discussion with three leading […]...Read More

Preventing Injury: A Focus on Distracted Driving

In this episode, Nigel and Bill conduct a feature-length interview with Sgt. Dave Rektor of the Ontario Provincial Police. Listen to Sgt. Rektor describe the rising concern about the dangers associated with distracted driving – and what the Ontario Provincial Police are doing to try and reduce it. Also, Bill and Nigel deal with two […]...Read More

Why Podcasting Matters

Bill Simpson and Nigel Gilby, the hosts of the Lerners’ Injury Law Podcast Series, are excited to explain what the podcast is all about and who it is intended for. Bill and Nigel have been speaking in public for years to a wide variety of audiences on topics that are interesting, helpful, and important. These […]...Read More

Determining Future Loss of Income

Do you renew your automobile coverage without asking any real questions? Do you simply take what coverage you had last year and repeat it again? In this episode, Nigel and Bill give listeners some great advice on how to make sure that any person buying insurance, and his or her family, has adequate coverage in […]...Read More

Nigel Gilby agreed to match up to $5,000 the amount donated from his law firm colleagues

When London lawyer Nigel Gilby saw the misery facing Filipinos after typhoon Haiyan, he couldn’t sit still. He wanted to do something positive. Read London Free Press article...Read More

June is Brain Injury Awareness Month In Ontario

June is Brain Injury Awareness Month in Ontario.  According to the Brain Injury Association of Canada, it is estimated that thousands of Canadians suffer a traumatic brain injury each year – the majority being young adults.  Statistics indicate that the incidence of brain injury is two times greater in men.  There is no question that […]...Read More

The Importance of Having Sufficient Insurance Coverage

Question: “I drive a truck and a close friend of mine will borrow my truck sometimes for errands, and then I just use his car. We have different vehicle insurance policies. If I was to get in an accident with his vehicle, could I access my insurance policy if his policy isn’t enough?” The short […]...Read More

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