Mesothelioma, Lung Cancer and Asbestos

Many Canadians are still regularly exposed to asbestos where they work, visit, go to school or live. Asbestos exposure can cause deadly mesothelioma, lung cancer and other diseases years after the asbestos fibres are inhaled.  The indestructible fibres cause respiratory difficulty, but over time can lead to cancers such as Mesothelioma.  Severe illness can develop […]

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Murray Miskin and Personal Injury Law

In the Durham Region and Peterborough and the Kawarthas in Ontario there are a few currently practicing local lawyers who are knowledgable and experienced in personal injury law.  One of them is Murray Miskin.  Murray Miskin graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School and started with the established Plaintiff personal injury firm Phelan, O’Brien in Toronto […]

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Auto Insurance Changes Coming – Again

This review of impending Ontario auto insurance legislation changes was written by Murray Miskin, an Ontario lawyer, with over 30 years experience in motor vehicle litigation practice who now privately mediates auto accident injury claims in addition to offering courses in arbitration. Since 1990 auto insurance personal injury claims have been governed in Ontario by […]

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Lipitor, Crestor and other Statin Drugs Increase Risk of Diabetes

Research has shown an increased risk of developing Type 2 diabetes among women using the very effective cholesterol reducing statin drugs.  The risk appears to be particularly high with post menopausal women who are of Asian or Caucasian ethnicity.  The statin drugs sold in Canada include Lipitor, Crestor, Zocor, Mevacor, Prevachol, Lescol and their generic […]

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Wills are necessary. Arrange a Meeting Now

  The Miskin Law Office prepares Wills and Powers of Attorney for individuals in Ontario, Canada. If you live in another jurisdiction or most of your assets are outside of Ontario your Will should be prepared by a lawyer in the other jurisdiction. That is because estate law is different in each Province.  Some people […]

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Canadian Asbestos – Mining, Exposure and Export

THIS POPULAR POST ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED JUNE 1, 2012 WAS UPDATED ON APRIL 7, 2014 AND AGAIN JUNE 26, 2014. IT IS A HISTORICAL ACCOUNT OF THE ASBESTOS STORY LEADING UP TO THE PRESENT CANADIAN SITUATION.  SINCE THE ORIGINAL POSTING CANADIAN ASBESTOS MINING REVIVAL PLANS ENDED, AND IN MARCH 2014 ASBESTOS WAS DISCOVERED IN BYZANTINE ART […]

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