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Foster & Company
On August 28, 2008, Tammy Lee Arsenault was stopped at a yield sign when her car was hit from behind by a vehicle driven by Rachel Comeau.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The Court of Appeal recently considered a municipality’s exposure to liability for accidents involving trees in parks.
McMillan LLP
The Saskatchewan Minister of Justice and Attorney General has introduced Bill 177 which will implement new legislation, The Insurance Act, and repeal The Saskatchewan Insurance Act.
Clark Wilson LLP
The above (although with respect to third party claimants) was recently addressed by the Alberta Court of Queen's Bench. In Dhillon, the plaintiff was injured in a motor vehicle accident in March 2011.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
In a notice published on February 16, 2015, Quebec’s AMF warns distributors, firms and insurers involved in the distribution of replacement insurance products against engaging in certain distribution practices.
Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
This case provides a helpful re-articulation of the principles of contractual interpretation in the context of insurance policies.
Miller Thomson LLP
The story of Edmonton bicyclist Rylan Kafara has caught the attention of many Albertans this week.
Blaney McMurtry LLP
On February 9, 2015, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals released its decision in Bank of Brewton v. The Travelers Companies, Inc.
Miller Thomson LLP
On February 6, 2005, three motorcycle drivers were racing. One of the drivers, Mr. Werkman, lost control and struck a car seriously injuring the driver, Mr. Mallory. Mr. Werkman died.
Lerners
The Court recently considered the Insurer’s requirements in cancelling an insurance policy. In Singh v Sangha [2014 ONSC 5147], the Insurer brought a summary judgment motion on the basis that it terminated the Plaintiff’s motor vehicle insurance policy prior to the accident.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The Ontario Court of Appeal released a significant decision which will severely restrict insurers from bringing subrogated claims where their insureds have covenanted to obtain insurance for their property.
Lerners
Lawsuits arising as a result of "slip and falls" are common. The situation often unfolds as follows: on a winter day, an individual slips and falls.
Miller Thomson LLP
On February 6, 2015, three motorcycle drivers were racing. One of the drivers, Mr. Werkman, lost control and struck a car seriously injuring the driver, Mr. Mallory. Mr. Werkman died.
Stewart McKelvey
On January 28, 2015, the Office of the Superintendent of Insurance issued a bulletin in Nova Scotia.
McMillan LLP
A technical analysis of the paper is outside the scope of this practice note.
Lerners
In Nandlal v. Toronto Transit Commission (2014 ONSC 4760), the Court considered an occupier’s liability for injuries arising from a slip and fall.
Miller Thomson LLP
Strigberger's article "Priority of Payment" is published on page 34 of Claims Canada, the Official Journal of the Canadian Independent Adjusters' Association.
Theall Group LLP
Ever since the oft-criticized Perry decision, LawPro has hidden behind s.132 of the Insurance Act to avoid paying judgment creditors.
Theall Group LLP
The British Columbia Supreme Court recently released its decision in Acciona Infrastructure Canada Inc. v. Allianz Global Risks US Insurance Company.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
On November 24, 2014, the Alberta Court of Appeal released its decision in Shannon v 1610635 Alberta Inc, 2014 ABCA 393 ["Shannon"]. The decision sets out the legal test to be met in an application for an advance payment pursuant to the Insurance Act.
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WeirFoulds LLP
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Blaney McMurtry LLP
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Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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McLennan Ross LLP
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Miller Thomson LLP
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Crowe Soberman LLP
There are many reasons why an individual might purchase a life insurance policy - and owning life insurance is fundamental to a stable financial plan.
Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
The most important change to the Act resolves a serious problem that arose as a result of the decision of the Alberta Court of Appeal in Arcelormittal Tubular Products Roman S.A. v Fluor Canada Ltd. et. al, 2013 ABCA 279.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
The Financial Post recently published an article highlighting legal innovations from the US that may see an upsurge of use in the Canadian landscape in 2015, including representation and warranties insurance (R&W insurance).
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The Ontario Court of Appeal released a significant decision which will severely restrict insurers from bringing subrogated claims where their insureds have covenanted to obtain insurance for their property.
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