In an eagerly anticipated Superior Court decision, Justice Belobaba dismissed a personal injury lawyer’s constitutional challenge to sections 267.5(1) and 280 of the Insurance Act.
This Priority Arbitration decision confirms student loans and lines of credit are a neutral factor when assessing financial dependency.
Arbitrator Musson confirms an assault is an intervening event breaking the chain of causation between the use of the vehicle and the injuries suffered by the Applicant.
In a recent decision, ADR Mongeon wrestles with the curious case of income never received.
Ontario court sheds light into the word “all” in subsection 9(3) of the Fault Determination Rules to confirm the "chain reaction" means only automobiles A, B, and C as depicted in the diagram and confirms no “leapfrogging” in chain reaction collisions.
While a disappearing rabbit in a hat makes for an interesting magic trick, the case of Babcock v Destefano 2016 ONSC 7380 reflects the risks of an expert who disappears after the retainer has been accepted.
In a new FSCO arbitration, the new statutory definition of “Self-Employed Person” gets boiled down to a subjective test.
In Carr and TD, Director Delegate Feldman covers the field of what constitutes an accident.
In R.H. and TD Insurance Meloche Monnex, 2017 CanLII 1555 (ON LAT), the LAT moves in lock step with previous FSCO and LAT decisions with regards to the harsh remedies for technical violation of section 38.
The Interplay between FSCO and LAT Treatment of Mediation, Limitation Period Exception - Mussa and Aviva Canada, FSCO A16-004253
In Randhawa and State Farm, 911 recordings and other contemporaneous sources show no automobile involved in the loss.
Son’s claim he was deprived of his mother’s care, guidance and companionship from insurer’s mismanaging of mother’s claim “not plain and obvious” to fail
The first use of the Reconsideration allowed under Rule 18 of the LAT Rules
Two fresh decisions give teeth to section 55 and the procedural fairness considerations of that section.
CERTAS (Stuckless) v. ACE INA, Arbitrator Bialkowski, December 22, 2016
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