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Your Ontario Short And Long Term Disability Insurance Company Can Deduct Some Other Benefits You May Receive

Aug 15, 2018
Disability claim lawyer Nainesh Kotak shares his knowledge of insurance policies. … Read more

Qualifying for Disability Benefits for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Aug 13, 2018
Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) can be a disabling condition, but due to difficulties in measuring symptoms objectively and obtaining a diagnosis, insurance companies often challenge long-term disability claims for CFS. … Read more

Has Your Disability Insurance Claim Been Denied Due to a Pre-Existing Condition?

Jul 27, 2018
Experienced lawyer Nainesh Kotak talks about pre-existing conditions and how they affect disability claims. … Read more

Has RBC Denied Your Disability Insurance Claim?

Jul 17, 2018
If you've had your disability claim denied by RBC, you're not alone. Contact Kotak Law. … Read more

Has London Life Denied Your Disability Insurance Claim?

Jul 13, 2018
Lawyer Nainesh Kotak offers words of wisdom for those denied disability insurance by London Life. … Read more

Is Sun Life Ending Your Disability Insurance Benefits After Two Years?

Jul 09, 2018
Most Sun Life disability insurance policies define 'disability' differently, after the first two years of the plan. Nainesh Kotak explains. … Read more

Chronic Pain entitles Car Accident Victim to receive Injury Compensation

Jul 04, 2018
The medical community recognizes the debilitating effects of chronic pain for many Canadians who become injured or suffer a serious illness. In a recent civil action, the Court found that a car accident victim’s chronic pain met the threshold of a serious, permanent and important impairment and she was eligible for over $215,000 in awarded damages. … Read more

Is Great- West Life Stopping Your Disability Insurance Benefits After Two Years?

Jul 03, 2018
Great-West Life disability policies change after two years. Lawyer Nainesh Kotak explains. … Read more

Has Cigna Denied Your Disability Insurance Claim?

Jun 25, 2018
Lawyer Nainesh Kotak has a wealth of experience in fighting for disability insurance claims, and offers advice on the topic. … Read more

Is Manulife Stopping Your Disability Benefits After Two Years?

Jun 15, 2018
Disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak shares his knowledge about a common issue. … Read more

Has Empire Life Denied Your Disability Insurance Claim?

Jun 08, 2018
Disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak has advice for you, on what to do if Empire Life has denied your claim. … Read more

Has Equitable Life Denied Your Disability Insurance Claim?

Jun 04, 2018
If Equitable Life has denied your disability insurance claim, lawyer Nainesh Kotak has advice for you. … Read more

Failure to Obtain Medical Treatment and Follow Your Doctor's Advice Could Hurt Your Ontario Disability Claim

May 28, 2018
Disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak offers advice on following your doctor's advice when making a disability insurance claim. … Read more

Do You Need Help Applying For - Or Have You Been Denied - Canada Pension Plan Disability Benefits

May 24, 2018
Disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak offers knowledge on CPP (Canada Pension Plan) disability benefits. … Read more

Toronto Pedestrian Deaths reach Crisis Levels

May 22, 2018
Many pedestrians are seriously injured and killed every year in Toronto, and the increase in pedestrian collisions has reached crisis proportions according to a former City planner. Police urge everyone to pay more attention and slow down to prevent pedestrian accidents. … Read more

Has Blue Cross Denied Your Disability Claim?

May 18, 2018
Disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak gives advice on what to do if Blue Cross has denied your insurance claim. … Read more

Is Your Disability Insurer Harassing You?

May 14, 2018
Disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak gives advice on what to do if your disability insurer is mistreating you. … Read more

Has Desjardins Denied Your Disability Insurance Claim?

May 11, 2018
Disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak offers advice on what to do if Desjardins has denied your disability claim. … Read more

Has Your Insurance Company Denied Your Disability Claim Because it Doesn't Believe You?

May 08, 2018
Disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak discusses why an insurer may disbelieve your disability claim and how to avoid this problem. … Read more

Has Industrial Alliance Denied Your Disability Insurance Claim?

May 05, 2018
Disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak gives advice on what to do if Industrial Alliance has denied your claim. … Read more

Stress at Work and Disability Claims

Apr 30, 2018
Disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak shares his knowledge on how workplace stress can lead to a disability claim. … Read more

The Truth About Disability Insurers' Internal Appeal Process

Apr 27, 2018
Experienced disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak explains the problems with disability insurers' internal appeals process. … Read more

Has Sun Life Denied Your Disability Insurance Claim?

Apr 23, 2018
Disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak gives advice on what to do if Sun Life denies your insurance claim. … Read more

Has Great-West Life Denied Your Disability Insurance Claim?

Apr 13, 2018
Disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak offering advice if Great-West Life has denied your claim. … Read more

Has Manulife Denied Your Disability Insurance Claim?

Apr 12, 2018
A guide for those denied benefits by Manulife, by disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak. … Read more

Claiming Long-term Disability for Mental Illness

Apr 04, 2018
The number of disability claims for mental illness such as depression has risen significantly in the past few decades, and increasing stress and changes in the nature of work are some of the reasons. … Read more

Claimant diagnosed with Brain Tumour can’t be denied LTD Benefits due to Pre-existing Condition

Mar 06, 2018
In a disputed brain cancer disability claim, the court ruled that the insured’s migraine headaches, for which she sought treatment during the exclusionary period (and which were later found to be symptoms of her cancer), were not the actual condition for which she claimed disability benefits. Therefore, her headaches did not fall within the exclusionary clause or exempt her from receiving disability benefits. … Read more

Court finds Genuine Issue for Trial in Mississauga Slip and Fall Accident Claim

Jan 09, 2018
An Ontario Court denied the City of Mississauga’s motion to have a claim for damages in connection with a slip and fall accident dismissed against them, finding there was a genuine issue for trial. … Read more

Medical Breakthroughs for Victims of Spinal Cord Injury

Oct 09, 2017
Spinal injuries often lead to long-term disability and although there is, as yet, no cure for a spinal cord injury, rehabilitation treatments have made great strides in recent years and a number of medical breakthroughs are showing promise in improving function and strength for victims of SCI. … Read more

Court rules that Insurer must pay LTD Benefits as well as Damages for Mental Distress arising from a Denial of Benefits

Sep 02, 2017
A woman was awarded full long-term disability benefits as well as damages for mental suffering after she was denied benefits under an employee disability plan. The plaintiff suffered from MS and took crystal meth to alleviate some of her symptoms, and the insurer alleged that substance abuse fell under the Policy’s exclusionary provision. … Read more
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