WHAT'S ON OUR MIND

RHE’s legal team discuss our cases, timely issues, and actions you can take to make your voice heard. Whether you’re concerned about insurance reform, are dealing with an injury, or wish to be informed about your responsibilities as a property owner or pet owner, you’ll find insight here.

09/19/2018
RHE partner John Rice quoted on CBC news
09/19/2018

RHE partner John Rice quoted on CBC news

Rice Harbut Elliott is pleased to act on behalf of the Saini family with regard to the wrongful death of their infant son, Macallan. The lawsuit seeks compensation for nervous shock for Ms. Sheppard and a Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms damages claim on behalf of Baby Mac against provincial authorities for breach of […]

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08/23/2018
Automobile insurance changes need significant revamp: B.C. trial lawyers
08/23/2018

Automobile insurance changes need significant revamp: B.C. trial lawyers

The organization representing trial lawyers in British Columbia has added its voice to the groups urging the provincial government to alter its controversial changes to automobile insurance. In May, the legislature passed a number of reforms to deal with a significant financial shortfall at the publicly owned Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC), including a […]

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08/10/2018
RHE partner John Rice quoted on news 1130
08/10/2018

RHE partner John Rice quoted on news 1130

RHE partner John Rice quoted in the news with regard to ICBC announcement to change insurance rates and make bad drivers pay higher premiums Read the article here

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07/26/2018
Charge of the Legal Brigade at NDP’s ICBC plan
07/26/2018

Charge of the Legal Brigade at NDP’s ICBC plan

On July 25, 2018, Ian Mulgrew of the Vancouver Sun highlighted the Trial Lawyers Association of BC’s (“TLABC”) ongoing efforts to protect the civil liberties of British Columbians against the NDP’s new legislative changes. “Our members are deeply concerned on behalf of British Columbians that individual rights are being sidelined in favour of a quick […]

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07/25/2018
RHE trial lawyer Anthony Leoni interviewed on CKNW’s “The Jon McComb Show” regarding the Valsartan Class action
07/25/2018

RHE trial lawyer Anthony Leoni interviewed on CKNW’s “The Jon McComb Show” regarding the Valsartan Class action

RHE lawyers are representing persons who were prescribed medications containing valsartan, leading to cancer and other adverse health effects. Listen to the interview here. If you received any of the listed drugs, you may be affected by this class action lawsuit. Please fill out the form here to get in touch with us. Joining our contact […]

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05/16/2018
John Rice speaks about ICBC’s minor injury cap scheme
05/16/2018

John Rice speaks about ICBC’s minor injury cap scheme

John Rice interviewed by Adam Sterling of CFAX 1070 (Vancouver Island radio) with regard to ICBC’s “minor” injury cap scheme.” Read More

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12/04/2017
Say no to NDP injury caps so victims don’t pay for bad drivers.
12/04/2017

Say no to NDP injury caps so victims don’t pay for bad drivers.

Today we face the clearest threat to British Columbians’ legal rights in decades. The Government of BC, through the Attorney General David Eby and the Chair of ICBC Joy Macphail, have recently stated their intention to look “very seriously” at capping injury claims for drivers, passengers, cyclists, and pedestrians who are injured in a collision with an automobile.   

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09/07/2017
JMR Partner John Rice speaks with Global news regarding the looming ICBC rate hike
09/07/2017

JMR Partner John Rice speaks with Global news regarding the looming ICBC rate hike

Starting November 1st, ICBC is planning a rate hike that will cost drivers even more on their insurance rates. JMR partner Jon Rice discusses the public’s need for fairness and transparency from ICBC in response to rising costs.

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06/08/2017
JMR Representing Victim of Vicious Dog Attack
06/08/2017

JMR Representing Victim of Vicious Dog Attack

JMR’s John Rice is representing a senior citizen bitten by a pitbull, and a lawsuit in the case has been filed in the Supreme Court of British Columbia. John was interviewed on CKNW regarding the liability of pet owners who fail to protect against reasonably foreseeable harm caused by their pets:

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04/05/2017
Distracted Driving Kills
04/05/2017

Distracted Driving Kills

We have all been guilty of distracted driving. This needs to end. With Distracted Driving now responsible for more vehicle deaths than impaired driving, Jarvis McGee Rice is working with the BC Coalition to End Distracted Driving to get the message across.

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