In law school, lawyers are taught to sue parties with deep pockets.
Suing a Defendant who is without assets will net you a limited or a nil return. You can’t get blood from a stone.
Understanding this concept is important to understanding how car accident cases work in Ontario. But there is much more than meets the eye.
In this “nutshell” series of the Toronto Injury Lawyer Blog, we take a quick examination of how exactly car accident cases w0rk in Ontario, and what to expect.
Ontario has a very strange system of car insurance. When explained to a lay person, Ontario’s no fault accident benefit and tort system for car accident claims sounds backwards: