November 24, 2018
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Keys to ADR: Key No. 011 – Hiding In Plain Sight

Most, if not all, mediators ask that the lawyers and their disputing clients sign a mediation agreement or contract either before or at a mediation session. These are often signed without due regard to their contents.
June 26, 2017
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The Effect of a Settlement on a Subrogated Claim – Busgos v Khamis

Is an insurer precluded from pursuing a subrogated action if the insured settles its uninsured loss with the third party and signs a general release? This […]
June 13, 2017
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Can an Individual Convicted of Driving Without Insurance Bring Evidence of Coverage at a Subsequent Civil Proceeding?

Claims against uninsured motorists are common and are available to insurers pursuant to subsection 265(6) of the Insurance Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. I.8.  In these cases, […]
June 13, 2017
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Changes to Towing and Storage Laws in Ontario

On January 1, 2017, new legislation governing towing and storage services came into effect.  These changes come after years of complaints of inflated and seemingly arbitrary […]