What not to do when terminating a policy

12. May 2020 0
Insurance law – Automobile insurance – Statutory obligations – Cancellation of policy, time cancellation in effect – Arbitration – Practice – Appeals – Standard of review Allstate Insurance Co. v. Ontario (Minister of Finance), [2020] O.J. No. 726, 2020 ONSC 830, Ontario Superior Court of Justice, February 6, 2020, B. Davies J. The insurer cancelled ...

Traveling insureds beware: know the jurisdiction of your policy

12. May 2020 0
Insurance law – Automobile insurance – Territorial limitations – Underinsured motorist – Practice – Appeals – Standard of review – Summary judgments – Availability Wage v. Canadian Direct Insurance Inc., [2020] A.J. No. 139, 2020 ABCA 49, Alberta Court of Appeal, February 4, 2020, B.L. Veldhuis, F.L. Schutz and M.G. Crighton JJ.A. The insured pedestrian ...

Rental Car Company Beware: Can You Sue on your Rental Agreement?

12. November 2019 0
A car rental company’s claim against its renter offended the statutory prohibition against suing anyone other than one’s own insurer for damage to an insured car. Insurance law – Automobile insurance – First party insured – Statutory provisions – Practice – Appeals Quality Car Rentals Inc. v. Sedaghat, [2019] O.J. No. 4728, 2019 ONSC 5431, ...