August 27, 2020 By Alfred M. Kwinter

Alf Kwinter Once Again Named to Best Lawyers® in Canada 2021

Singer Kwinter is proud to announce that our firm has been recognized in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers® in Canada. We would like to congratulate Alf Kwinter who has once again been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2021 edition of Best Lawyers® in Canada as a leading legal practitioner in the areas of Insurance Law, Personal Injury Litigation and Medical Negligence. Best Lawyers® is considered by many as the “Gold Standard in Selecting a Lawyer”. Congratulations to Alf for his continued dedication and this prestigious […]

August 19, 2020 By Alfred M. Kwinter

Bucking the trends: the gentle way to fierce advocacy

Alf Kwinter discussed in the first legalwriter.net’s continuing series called Bucking the Trends: Lawyers who make a difference – – – their own way Bucking the trends: the gentle way to fierce advocacy   Alfred M. KwinterAlf Kwinter Once Again Named to Best Lawyers® in Canada 2021Bucking the trends: the gentle way to fierce advocacyWhy Experience MattersSet your Author Custom HTML Tab Content on your Profile page

February 11, 2020 By Alfred M. Kwinter

36th Annual Great Valentine Gala

Alfred Kwinter attends the 36th Annual Great Valentine Gala on February 8th at the Royal York Hotel. Tamara Gordon is recognized with the Honourable David C. Onley Award. Alfred M. KwinterAlf Kwinter Once Again Named to Best Lawyers® in Canada 2021Bucking the trends: the gentle way to fierce advocacyWhy Experience MattersSet your Author Custom HTML Tab Content on your Profile page

January 17, 2020 By Susan K. Dhaliwal

Ontario Trial Lawyers Association Case Summaries – January 17, 2020

Singer Kwinter’s Susan Dhaliwal highlights important facts and outcomes in the Ontario Courts. Case summary originally distributed in OTLA’s January 20, 2020 newsletter. Przyk v. Hamilton Retirement Group Ltd., 2019 ONSC 7498 Full Decision Aviva denied costs after successful trial because of hardball approach. This slip and fall action proceeded to trial on liability alone after the parties agreed to fixing damages at $75,000. Aviva was wholly successful at trial where the jury found no negligence on the part of the defendant. In considering costs, the Court agreed with Plaintiff’s […]

December 20, 2019 By Susan K. Dhaliwal

Ontario Trial Lawyers Association Case Summaries – December 20, 2019

Ontario Trial Lawyers Association Case Summaries Singer Kwinter’s Susan Dhaliwal highlights important facts and outcomes in the Ontario Courts. Case summary originally distributed in OTLA’s August 11, 2019 newsletter. McKay et al v. Park et al, 2019 ONCA 659 Full Decision Court of Appeal finds no vicarious liability on the driver and owner of the vehicle when front seat passenger seizes the steering wheel and causes a collision. The defendant, Sarah Park, was operating a vehicle she owned when her front seat passenger and co-defendant, Giancarlo Hnatiuk, pulled the steering […]

December 3, 2019 By Ann Grozier

Holiday Drinking Host Liability

As the holidays approach, it is important to be aware of your legal responsibilities. As a host when serving alcohol at your home. For many years, the Supreme Court of Canada’s decision in Childs v. Desmormeaux, 2006 SCC 18, has been the leading case on social host liability. The case involved a drunk party guest who crashed head-on into another car. While he driving home from a private BYOB New Year’s Eve party. One of the passengers in the other car died and three others were seriously injured. The Supreme […]

October 18, 2019 By Alfred M. Kwinter

Dealing with a major fire loss or property claim? Read Alf Kwinters list of Top 10 Did You Know tips for policyholiders.

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September 30, 2019 By Ann Grozier

2019 Brain Injury Society 5K a Success!

Singer Kwinter is proud to be a Silver corporate sponsor of the Brain Injury Society of Toronto as well as well as the BIST Heroes 5k Run, Walk & Roll. This year’s 5k took place on Sunday, September 29th, 2019 at Wilket Park in Toronto. This year’s theme was once again super heroes…capes, masks and costumes are all came out in full force! Singer Kwinter provided face-painting fun for everyone! Funds raised afford BIST the opportunity to deliver important programs to individuals and families dealing with the effects of brain […]

September 23, 2019 By Ann Grozier

2019 Tamara Gordon Foundation Sponsorship Awards

Singer Kwinter was proud to once again support this year’s Tamara Gordon Foundation Scholarship Awards presentation on Saturday, September 21st. This year over 26 scholarships ranging from $1,000 – $3,000 were handed out to students with disabilities pursuing higher education. Additionally, TGF partnered with Ryerson University to award scholarships to 4 students – brining the total number of scholarships to 30 for 2019. Find out more about this excellent cause by clicking here. Alf Kwinter, Board President, with Tamara & Marcia Gordon: Ann GrozierHoliday Drinking Host Liability2019 Brain Injury Society […]

August 21, 2019 By Ann Grozier

Alf Kwinter Once Again Named to Best Lawyers® in Canada 2020

Singer Kwinter is proud to announce that our firm has been recognized in the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers® in Canada. We would like to congratulate Alf Kwinter who has once again been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2020 edition of Best Lawyers® in Canada as a leading legal practitioner in the areas of Insurance Law, Personal Injury Litigation and Medical Negligence. Best Lawyers® is considered by many as the “Gold Standard in Selecting a Lawyer”. Congratulations to Alf for his continued dedication and this prestigious […]