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Implications of Social Safety Nets in Care Costing: Who Pays?

  • 22 avril 2014
  • Patrick Brown

Traditionally, the insurer and defence counsel contest care costs items on the basis that the item being sought is either not needed to the extent asserted, is unreasonable, or the market rates are much lower. On occasion, however, the insurer will go beyond these legitimate arguments and seek to reduce their exposure by relying on social welfare programs.

Droit des assurances

Got Fire Insurance?

  • 22 avril 2014
  • Jeffrey M. Minicucci

Miscellany: Quotes from the Court

Droit des assurances

Uninsured Automobile Coverage - Update from the Court of Appeal

  • 22 janvier 2014
  • Christina Polano

In Bruinsma v. Cresswell, the Ontario Court of Appeal had the opportunity to consider the interplay between the Statutory Conditions in the Insurance Act and Uninsured Automobile Coverage. This article outlines the Court's decision as to which will trump when there is an apparent conflict.

Droit des assurances

Message from the Chair

  • 22 février 2013
  • Kathleen J. Kelly

I am delighted to be the 2012-2013 Section Chair for Insurance Law and I encourage all of you to think about how you would like to be involved, or more involved, in Section and/or OBA activities.

Green Insurance and 'LEEDigation'

  • 17 février 2013
  • Julie Mohanna

A trend seems to be emerging amongst insurers in Ontario. Many are considering Green insurance for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design ("LEED") constructed buildings.