Fareeha Qaiser

Associate | Vancouver

604.643.1305

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Fareeha Qaiser practices in the areas of insurance defense litigation, personal injury, professional negligence, construction liabilities, property and casualty claims, occupier’s liability, and subrogated claims. She represents insurance clients directly and also assists senior counsel in a range of litigation. As a litigator, she has represented insurers and individuals before both the Supreme Court of British Columbia and the Provincial Court of British Columbia.

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“Scanty” Evidence Failed to Establish a Plaintiff’s Entitlement to Recover Interest on Loans Borrowed for the Purpose of Litigation

In Isbister v. Delong, 2017 BCCA 340, the British Columbia Court of Appeal upheld a trial judge’s decision that the plaintiff was not entitled to recover, as special damages, interest on money she borrowed from her lawyers. Facts of the...

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The Duty to Defend Triggered Notwithstanding Environmental and Pollution Exclusion Clauses

In West Van Holdings Ltd. v. Economical Mutual Insurance Co., 2017 BCSC 2397, the insureds, West Van Holdings Ltd. and West Van Lions Gate Cleaners Ltd. (the “Insureds”) brought an action against Economical Mutual Insurance Company and Intact Insurance Company...

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Upcoming Amendments to British Columbia’s Costs Rules: An Update

This is a brief update on the original article published in our April 7, 2016 issue titled “Is it Going to Cost You More? Upcoming Amendments to British Columbia’s Costs Rules”. On March 31, 2016, the Attorney General of British...

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Is it Going to Cost You More? Upcoming Amendments to British Columbia’s Costs Rules

Costs are traditionally awarded to compensate victorious litigants for expenses incurred in prosecuting or defending a legal claim.  The rules governing costs awards in British Columbia will be substantially amended as of July 1, 2016.  These amendments will affect costs...

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