ARTICLES AND PRESENTATIONS
A case of pursuing dreams, conquering goals and cultivating resilience.
Journal Vol. 37, No. 1; Summer 2018
Kadey was recognized once again by Lexpert with the Zenith Mid-Career Excellence Award.
What steps can snow maintenance contractors take to protect themselves before and during litigation?
What are the “best practices” in winter maintenance cases?
What can you do to defend yourself? How can you increase the number of successful litigation results (i.e. wins)?
Take a moment to see if you can relate to any of the following statements: Do you find yourself wasting precious time thinking about the past or worrying about the future? Are you often multitasking, but unable to focus? Is stress or anxiety keeping you from performing at your optimal level? Are you constantly on overdrive? Do you feel depleted by the end of the day but unable to sleep?
In a series of decisions released over the past few years at all levels of the courts, it has become increasingly clear that it is no longer business as usual in the civil justice system. In sharp rebukes to the tactical procedures that trial counsel use, courts have consistently emphasized the need to engage in a “culture shift” to ensure ready and affordable access to justice for their clients.
Journal Vol. 35, No. 3; Winter 2016
On June 7, 2016, the Ontario Bar Association (OBA): Young Lawyers Division East (Ottawa) hosted an evening in the heart of the Nation’s Capital at the Rideau Club to hear an inspiring and heartwarming presentation by the Honourable Justice Michael Moldaver of the Supreme Court of Canada.
Kadey B.J. Schultz and Jason Frost present their views on the evolving role of insurance defence litigation firms and how Schultz Frost LLP plays a unique, consultative role, partnering with clients to manage risk and reduce reliance on outside counsel.
Get up to speed on changes regarding:
- The ability of insurers to conduct EUOs
- Why catastrophic impairment is NOT a benefit (and the implications)
- Limitation periods
- Interest on retroactive attendant care benefits
- Loss transfer in chain reaction collisions
SIMPLIFYING THE PAYMENT OF DEATH BENEFITS TO MINORS
The interplay between the Insurance Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. 1.8., the Statutory Accident Benefit Schedule – Accidents after September 1, 2010, O. Reg. 34/10, and the Children’s Law Reform Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. C.12.
In recognition of her leadership, professional achievement, teamwork and business acumen, Kadey Schultz was recognized by Lexpert with the 2015 Leading Lawyers under 40 Award and Canada's Leading Litigation Lawyers Award.
Cyber criminals have perpetrated - and continue to perpetrate - on banks around the world a spin on the classic bait-and-switch manoeuvre. The new form of phishing has already proved very costly and should serve as a caution that all industries, not just financial institutions, need to develop cyber resilience to avoid getting hooked in.
The essential insurance law update from the OBA Institute's 2015 CPD Seminar on February 4, 2015, featuring important cases dealing with priority, deflection, loss transfer, attendant care benefits, interest, threshold, and more.
This article provides an overview of the MIG, a "minor injury", treatment phases and the related fee schedule.
In 2015, the Supreme Court of Canada affirmed this decision and this article's commentary by affirming Juriansz J.A.'s insightful dissent from the Court of Appeal decision of the same name.