Stephanie Massé

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Exceptions to mandatory costs-exclusive policy limits in Québec

Up until the adoption of Bill 82 and its regulations, Quebec was the only Canadian province where an insurer was legally obligated to take up the defence of its insured and cover legal fees over and above the limits of...

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Série de portraits d’avocates dans Droit Inc.

Droit Inc.

À l’occasion de la Journée internationale de la femme, Droit-Inc propose une série de portraits d’avocates passionnées et inspirantes qui ont su conjuguer leur pratique avec leur vie de femme et leurs convictions personnelles. Claudia Desjardins Bélisle | Associée |...

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Letting Sleeping Dogs Lie: A Risky Strategy

Background In Nolin v. Résidence Sainte-Claire inc.[1], Ms. Nolin (“Plaintiff”) filed an action in the amount of $100,000.00 as against Residence Sainte-Claire (“Residence”) which arose out of a slip and fall, on its premises. A default judgment was rendered against...

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Builders’ Risk Insurance – The Supreme Court Clarifies the Rules of Interpretation

In a very recent judgment, the Supreme Court of Canada recalled and clarified the rules of interpretation applicable to builders’ risk insurance policies. Facts The owner of Station Lands Ltd. (Station) retained the services of the general contractor Ledcor Construction...

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Builders’ Risk Insurance – The Supreme Court Clarifies the Rules of Interpretation

In a very recent judgment, the Supreme Court of Canada recalled and clarified the rules of interpretation applicable to builders’ risk insurance policies. Facts The owner of Station Lands Ltd. (Station) retains the services of the general contractor Ledcor Construction...

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