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Trickery and fraud exclusion clause of homeowner’s policy applied: coverage was denied for fraudulent scheme
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • December 13 2016

The insured sought coverage under a homeowner policy after suffering a financial loss as a result of her voluntary participation in what turned out to


Perishable food items were included in coverage for losses caused by power outage when a tree fell on insured’s house
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • December 13 2016

An insured’s claim for food spoilage as a result of a power outage was covered under the policy of insurance, while the claim for damage to her motor


Homeowner's insurance
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • September 27 2012

An application by a deceased individual's son for an order that the insurance policy covered the deceased's immediate family was dismissed where the court found that the Public Guardian and Trustee ("PGT") had taken control of the deceased's assets before her death and had all the deceased's rights, so she could not have passed such a right to the applicant through her estate


Monk v. Farmers' Mutual Insurance Co. (Lindsay)
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • February 16 2016

The exception for resulting damage was read in to the exclusion clause for "the cost of faulty workmanship" where the exclusion clause was silent on


Garden View Restaurant Ltd. v. Portage La Prairie Mutual Insurance Co
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • April 19 2016

An insured landowner's appeal seeking insurance coverage for remediation costs resulting from an oil spill on its property was dismissed. 2016 N.S


Zheng v. John Galon Insurance Services Ltd
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • August 23 2016

Where an insurance application specifically asks whether an insured property will have renters or tenants, and the insured answers 'no,' an insured


Court finds mortgagor had enforceable rights in administration of fire insurance policy
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • January 10 2017

Mortgagor found to have enforceable rights in policy of fire insurance


Stewart v. TD General Insurance Co.
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • April 25 2013

An action for coverage under a homeowner's insurance policy to recover the full value of legally cultivated marijuana plants was dismissed. Coverage


Robinson v. Primmum Insurance Co.
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • May 21 2014

Pollution exclusion in homeowner's policy may not apply to circumstances where sound insulation releases noxious gas that renders the home


Darch Estate v. Farmers' Mutual Insurance Co.
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • August 25 2011

Mr. Darch suffered from mental illness and set fire to his parents' home; the insurance issue was whether the intentional act exclusion in the insurance policy applied such that the defendant insurer was not required to compensate the plaintiffs for the losses