chronic pain Tag Archives

Corbett et al v. Odorico, 2016 ONSC 1964 (CanLII)

Dimopoulos v. Mustafa et al, 2016 ONSC 429

Threshold motion which considered competing Orthopedic expert reports. Court preferred more extensive, functional approach to impairment used by Plaintiff’s expert.

Arruda and Western Assurance Company, FSCO A13-003926

Released July 7, 2015 | Full Decision This decision by Arbitrator Jeffrey Shapiro makes clear that a diagnosis of chronic pain syndrome can remove an insured from the Minor Injury Guideline (the “MIG”). The arbitration concerned a motor vehicle accident which occurred on May 5, 2012. The insured sustained soft tissue and psychological injuries and was placed in the MIG. After depleting the maximum funding …