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Roundup: Eating Disorders

Roundup: Eating Disorders

Eating disorders can affect people of all ages and genders and are complicated and often misunderstood mental health conditions. There are many different eating disorders like Anorexia, Bulimia, Binge Eating Disorder, Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder, Rumination Disorder, Pica, and Other Specific Eating or Feeding Disorders. Share Lawyers would like to share our top posts about eating disorders including facts and misconceptions, eating disorders and disability insurance law, and eating disorders and disability insurance benefits. Eating Disorder Facts Eating...
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RBC Insurance Denies LTD Claim of Bookkeeper / Accounting Clerk

RBC Insurance Denies LTD Claim of Bookkeeper / Accounting Clerk

If you are in the accounting department of a company and are covered under RBC Insurance for long term disability benefits, and you claim has been denied, here a few things that you might find helpful: The fact that your claim has been denied does not mean that you should not pursue your claim Share Lawyers has taken on many of these claims and succeeded in recovering fair settlements of these claims. RBC oversees the handling of disability claims for bookkeepers and accountants, as well as all types of professionals in Canada. We have seen many claims over the years...
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Long Term Disability Deadlines, Limitation Periods and Wiles v. Sun Life, 2018 ONSC 1090

Long Term Disability Deadlines, Limitation Periods and Wiles v. Sun Life, 2...

On December 6, 2017, the Honourable Justice G.E. Taylor of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice granted Summary Judgment to Sun Life, dismissing the claim for long term disability benefits of Tina Wiles.   The relevant timeline in this case is as follows: October 2015 – Ms. Wiles becomes totally disabled; Wiles was employed at Spaenaur Inc. until November 3rd, 2015 – employment terminated without cause; Claim for Salary Continuance on basis of disability was made shortly thereafter; End of elimination period + 90 days – July 31st, 2016 January 2017 – lawsuit commenced...
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Share Lawyers Works As A Team To Help You: Giuliana’s Experience

Share Lawyers Works As A Team To Help You: Giuliana’s Experience

At Share Lawyers we are here to work as a team to ensure your entire experience with us leaves you feeling fully informed,  supported, and confident. Many of our clients struggling with their long term disability claims feel the stress and time consuming nature taking away from when they should be focussing on their health. Don’t fight this yourself! Share Lawyers is here with the expertise to help you through this process. For our clients like Giuliana, we are always so thrilled to know we were able to help with their case, and provide the information, resources, and...
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Knowing You’ve Found The Right Place – Share Lawyers Helps Client With Cystic Fibrosis

Knowing You’ve Found The Right Place – Share Lawyers Helps Client Wit...

When your disability insurance is denied because of an injury or illness, it can leave you feeling angry, confused, and even defeated. Trying to get the help you need can be a daily struggle for many. Searching for the right legal representation can be a challenge if you’re not familiar with the legal process or how to go about finding a legal team that will work for you, it can be part of what can seem like an altogether overwhelming process. This is how Jagadev felt when he was denied long-term benefits because he was finding managing the symptoms of his cystic fibrosis...
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Are You Eligible for Benefits?

Are You Eligible for Benefits?

Your Benefit Package When you start at a new job, one of things to consider is what benefits are being provided to you as an employee.  Most people want benefits and tend to focus on benefits for medical expenses not covered by the provincial health plan as well as dental and vision benefits.   Most group benefit plans also include life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment, critical illness insurance and disability benefits, but the details of these benefits are often glossed over by people who are focused on getting the job. So, if you think you have benefits at...