Kotak Law in the news and the community

 

Nainesh Kotak discusses E-Scooters and the Law on CHCH Morning Live

July 29, 2019

LTD claimants should be mindful with social media posts

July 18, 2019
Mississauga personal injury lawyer Nainesh Kotak says long-term disability claimants are providing free surveillance for insurers with their public social media posts.
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Scales tipped in insurer's favour with LTD claims

June 21, 2019
Nainesh Kotak, Toronto personal injury and disability lawyer, discusses how insurance companies are ramping up their scrutiny of long-term disability claims and employing tactics to deny benefits . .
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Is scrutiny on the rise for long-term disability claims?

June 17, 2019

Mississauga personal injury and disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak tells Benefit Canada that there is a noticeable increase in the scrutiny and tactics by insurance companies in an effort to deny long-term disability benefits.

Read more at BenefitsCanada.com

Nainesh Kotak shares some tips to increase employees’ chances of getting time to heal from mental health conditions

June 14, 2019

Canadians who struggle with a mental health diagnosis frequently need time off work to recuperate and heal. They often need guidance during the process of obtaining short or long-term disability benefits.

Read full story on The Globe and Mail

How insurance companies try to keep you from getting disability benefits

May 27, 2019
Insurance companies have several common tactics that they employ to avoid paying out disability benefits. Nainesh Kotak explains.

If your employer’s insurance company is giving you a hard time about disability insurance, you’re not alone.
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Any-occupation test a common reason to lose disability benefits

May 16, 2019
"Often, eligibility for group disability benefits is subject to two tests." Nainesh Kotak explains why the second - and more stringent - test causes many to unexpectedly lose their disability benefits.

"Toronto personal injury and disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak tells Global News that his client’s experience of being cut off disability benefits while undergoing chemotherapy treatment for intestinal cancer illustrates . . ."
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Cancer patient cut off from disability benefits - turns to Kotak Law for help

May 11, 2019
Intestinal cancer forced Phillip Fitzsimmons out of work. But in the midst of daily chemo, he was informed by Manulife that his disability benefits were being terminated because he could still perform less strenuous work.

After his multiple appeals were denied, he hired Kotak Law to fight for him - and last week Manulife said that it would reinstate his benefits dating back to when they were canceled over a year ago.

Click here to read the full story on Global News' website.

ATN covers Kotak Law at the Brampton Sports Hall of Fame

April, 2019
Sports, heritage, and community come together in one event celebrating great people in Brampton.

Kotak Law hosts the 2019 Brampton Sports Hall of Fame

April, 2019
Kotak Law gives back to the community, and honours Brampton athletes that have made their community and even their country proud.


Karmic duty drives Kotak to give back to his community

April 15, 2019
The importance of giving back.

Every year, Toronto personal injury and disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak hosts the Kotak Law Annual Appreciation Gala to show . . . . Click here for full story

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Rajiv Haté on Newstalk 1010

April 10, 2019
Kotak Personal Injury Lawyer, Rajiv Haté, is interviewed on Talk 1010 about the risks of letting someone else drive your car. Click 'play' to listen, and click the dotted line to download.



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Nainesh Kotak on Newstalk 1010

March 21, 2019
Nainesh Kotak spoke with Barb De Julio on NewsTalk 1010 about compensation for lost wages if you’ve been injured. Click 'play' to listen, and click the dotted line to download.



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Car accident injury lawsuit, disability claim dispute tried together

March 18, 2019
Nainesh Kotak discusses trying an injury claim and a disability claim together.

It’s not uncommon for persons injured in a car accident to file multiple claims for compensation . . . Click here for full story

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Long-term disability insurance part 4: after termination

March 12, 2019
In the final instalment of a four-part series on long-term disability insurance, Toronto personal injury and disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak discusses LTD for terminated employees.

Terminated employees may still be able to make a claim under their former long-term disability (LTD) policy . . . Click here for full story

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Kotak Law Annual Appreciation Gala 2019

Was your short-term disability claim denied after a paper review?

February 25, 2019
Insurance companies' internal appeals processes are biased and unnecessary. With a disability lawyer, you can fight for your claim on even footing.

You may be asking yourself how can my short-term disability insurance carrier deny my claim based on a report from a doctor who has never even met me. . . . Click here for full story

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Long-term disability insurance part 3: mental health conditions

February 13, 2019
In part three of a four-part series on long-term disability insurance, Toronto personal injury and disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak discusses the obstacles faced by claimants with mental health disabilities.

Long-term disability (LTD) applicants with mental health conditions are confronted by unique challenges navigating the process . . . Click here for full story

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Nainesh Kotak discusses what to do if you are injured due to a slip and fall in the winter - Farley Flex on CFRB talk 1010

February 6, 2019

Talking to your doctor when you have a disability claim

February 5, 2019
The under-appreciated importance of frequent, well-documented visits to your doctor.

How you speak with your doctor is of utmost importance when you are applying for short-term disability and long-term disability benefits . . . . Click here for full story

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Long-term disability insurance part 2: denials

January 17, 2019
In part two of a four-part series on long-term disability insurance, Toronto personal injury and disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak explores how to handle denial of claims by insurance companies.

Employees should act quickly following an insurer’s denial of long-term disability (LTD) benefits, Toronto personal injury and disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak tells . . . Click here for full story

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Was your disability claim denied because you applied too late?

January 4, 2019
Nainesh Kotak discusses why your claim may have been denied because of application deadlines, and what you can do.

Most short-term disability and long-term disability insurance policies will contain clauses that set out when your claim for . . . Click here for full story

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Long-term disability insurance part 1: the basics

December 27, 2018
In part one of a four-part series on long-term disability insurance, Toronto personal injury and disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak explains some of the lesser-known facts about applying and qualifying for benefits.

Workers should prepare themselves for the long haul when applying for long-term disability (LTD) benefits, Toronto personal injury and disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak tells. . . Click here for full story

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A Kotak Law presentation on Military appreciation day

December 25, 2018

Nainesh Kotak and Kotak Law care deeply about supporting our veterans, and prioritize helping our community and giving back to the good people of our military.

ATN Broadcast of the Kotak Law Military Appreciation Day 2018

December 10, 2018

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