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Asked: 19 days ago


Samuel Michaels

Founder & Lawyer, SM Legal


Though you may have passed the limitation for pursuing legal action, there are sometimes exceptions based on when the claim became discoverable (ie. the date on which you were first able to know that damages had occurred).


Answered: 19 days ago
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Asked: a month ago


Samuel Michaels

Founder & Lawyer, SM Legal


In general, an employer can request medical information relevant to the working accommodation you may have request from the employer.


Answered: a month ago
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Asked: a month ago

Are there any legal restrictions pertaining to importing specialty medical equipment?

I am attempting to buy a piece of medical equipment (Binocular indirect ophthalmoscope - used by eye doctors to look into the back of the eye) online from eBay, from a seller in India. I have come to suspect that there m… (Read more)


Samuel Michaels

Founder & Lawyer, SM Legal


There are several restrictions around the import and use of regulated medical equipment. You may be able to find relevant information here:


https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/drugs-health-products/medical-devices.html


You may also benefit from contacting a lawyer to research the specific requirements and obligations regarding the piece of equipment you wish to purchase. 


Answered: a month ago