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Canada: Insurers beware when settling claims under motor vehicle policies
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Canada
  • February 12 2018

In settling three actions by paying out an entire policy limit pro rata, an insurer was taking the risk it would later be found liable for further


Court of Appeal Upholds Decision in Kazenelson Criminal Negligence Case
  • Aird & Berlis LLP | Aird & McBurney LP
  • Canada
  • February 5 2018

Individuals in Canada who have the authority to direct how another person does work or performs a task have a duty under s. 217.1 of the Criminal Code


Threshold Motion Dismissed in “Thin Skull” Case
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • February 1 2018

The plaintiff, aged 54, was involved in a motor vehicle accident as a passenger. The vehicle was rear-ended and the collision was of moderate impact


Emergency No Excuse for Lawyer’s Conduct
  • WEL Partners
  • Canada
  • January 12 2018

“People make just as many mistakes when the stakes go up, maybe more.” This quote, attributed to Richard Thaler, certainly rang true in a recent case


The LAT CAT’s First Life
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • January 12 2018

The LAT CAT is now out of the bag with the recent release of one of the Licence Appeal Tribunal’s most comprehensive CAT decisions in A.R. v. Allstate


Supreme Court of Canada Bulletin - January 11, 2018
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • January 11 2018

As Ms. Tibbetts drove her motorcycle behind that of Mr. Joyce along a road in Antigonish County, she was struck by an oncoming truck driven by Mr


2017: The SCC year in review
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • January 4 2018

This article summarizes the 10 most important Supreme Court of Canada decisions from 2017, as selected by Gowling WLG's Supreme Court of Canada


Ontario Court of Appeal Decision Affirms Corroboration is not Causation
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • December 20 2017

In Montepeque v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, 2017 ONCA 959, the Ontario Court of Appeal confirmed that a finding of involvement of


Prescription and Indirect Victims of Bodily Injury: the Supreme Court Rules
  • Lavery de Billy LLP
  • Canada
  • December 20 2017

On October 13, 2017, the Supreme Court of Canada rendered an important decision, putting an end to a jurisprudential and doctrinal debate on civil


Ontario Court of Appeal Extends Limitation Period for Police Battery Claim
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • December 18 2017

Following a physical altercation between the plaintiff and one of his sons, several officers responded to a call made by the plaintiff’s wife. Upon