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Case Comment: Ongoing Gatekeeping Duty of Trial Judge Regarding Expert Evidence Bruff-Murphy v. Gunawardena, 2017 ONCA 502

Canada - September 26 2017 The Ontario Court of Appeal has recently provided direction on the ongoing role of trial judges with respect to the admissibility of expert evidence…

Duty of loyalty owed by defence counsel, even with reservation of rights

Canada - February 3 2015 On February 6, 2015, three motorcycle drivers were racing. One of the drivers, Mr. Werkman, lost control and struck a car seriously injuring the…

Divisional Court rules accident benefits carrier no interest in LTD litigation

Canada - April 29 2015 The plaintiff was involved in a motor vehicle accident. She claimed accident benefits from Certas, and long-term disability benefits from Manulife…

Insurer owes duty of good faith, but not fiduciary duty

Canada - March 11 2014 Ms. Garneau was approved for LTD benefits. She then took a medical retirement. Her LTD insurer was not aware that Ms. Garneau began to receive a…

Delay in coverage decision attracts criticism from Ontario Court of Appeal

Canada - February 12 2015 On February 6, 2005, three motorcycle drivers were racing. One of the drivers, Mr. Werkman, lost control and struck a car seriously injuring the…