January 07, 2013

Sparrowhawk Decision - Minor Injury Update

The Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta has recently rendered a trial decision that, after more than 7 years of ambiguity, finally provides some judicial guidance respecting the applicability of the Minor Injury Regulation to dental and chronic pain injuries. In the decision of Sparrowhawk v. Zapoltinsky, 2012 ABQB 34, the main issue was whether... read more