Pipella Law Celebrates Dedication

At Pipella Law, we are not only dedicated to our clients, but also, to each other. In recognition of this dedication, we would like to take this opportunity to honour Pipella Law’s many team members celebrating recent (and upcoming) anniversary milestones. Del Manhas, Paralegal, will be celebrating 25 years with Pipella Law on September 7th, 2019. Kathy Smith, Paralegal, …

Is It Time For Mandatory Seatbelts On Buses?

On April 6th 2018, 16 people were killed and 13 were injured when a coach bus carrying the Humboldt Broncos minor hockey team collided with a semi-truck trailer near Armley, Saskatchewan. The unspeakable tragedy sparked Canada-wide discussions about highway safety, transportation standards, and what steps must be taken to protect Canadians. Families of the Humboldt …

Alberta’s Minor Injury Settlement Cap Raised For 2019

In accordance with the Minor Injury Regulation issued under Alberta’s Insurance Act, the maximum amount available for pain and suffering due to minor injuries caused by a motor vehicle accident has been raised 2.4% to $5,202, effective 1 January 2019. Why Are Minor Injuries Capped in Alberta? Minor injuries in Alberta are capped as a direct result of …

Pipella Law Sponsors The Owen Hart Foundation’s “An Evening with Alec Baldwin”

Pipella Law’s Tara Pipella. On the evening of November 30th, Calgary’s Southern Jubilee Auditorium was graced with the presence of award-winning actor, activist, and comedian, Alec Baldwin for a very special limited engagement. “An Evening with Alec Baldwin saw the iconic leading man, (currently best known for his Emmy and Golden Globe award-winning performances on …

Pipella Law And Spinal Cord Injury Alberta Ride The Rails For Charity

Pipella Law is proud to have once again kicked off the holiday season by sponsoring the annual Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) Alberta Christmas Peer Event on December 2nd. The 2018 edition of the Christmas Peer Event saw dozens converge on the University of Calgary’s MacEwan Hall in their comfiest loungewear for “The Polar Express” Christmas …

Pipella Law Again Joins SABIS to “Elf Yourself!”

Pipella Law is proud to have once again sponsored the annual SABIS “Elf Yourself!” Christmas Basket Program. As in previous years, Pipella Law has contributed to low-income Southern Alberta Brain Injury Society (SABIS) clients and their families through the “Elf Yourself!” Program, which helps those in need receive some much-needed warmth and cheer over the …

Kimber Pipella Featured in KNOW Calgary

Pipella Law’s own Kimber Pipella is being featured in the inaugural launch of KNOW Calgary’s first issue. KNOW Calgary KNOW Calgary is an annual publication that features dynamic women—proven leaders, high producers, and fast-rising stars—from across scores of industries. The women featured in KNOW Calgary are nominated by peers and carefully vetted to ensure that every …

Pipella Law & the Calgary Drop-in Centre

The Pipella Law Team—never content to sit on the sidelines when there’s work to be done—has been rolling up its sleeves and pitching in at the Calgary Drop-In Centre with many other volunteers. In addition to being one of many sponsors for the 5th annual Spaghetti and 8-Ball charity pool tournament in April 2018, (which raised more …