Lloyd’s de Londres et assurances internationales

Les membres de notre groupe comprennent parfaitement les mécanismes de l’assurance, qui consistent à évaluer les risques, à les gérer et à intervenir efficacement lorsque survient un sinistre. Notre équipe spécialisée dans les principes de souscription du Lloyd’s de Londres et dans le domaine des assurances internationales est l’une des mieux dotées en effectifs au Canada. Nos avocats mettent à la disposition des sociétés de courtage, compagnies d’assurances, sociétés d’assurances captives et compagnies de réassurances une gamme complète de services, y compris des programmes autogérés de gestion des franchises. Notre équipe est en mesure de négocier le contenu et la portée des contrats d’assurance et de régler les litiges, entre autres dans les secteurs suivants : responsabilité professionnelle, responsabilité liée aux produits, assurance des biens, assurance des produits financiers et assurance médicale.

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Miller Thomson LLP Successful in Defence of Large Municipal Claim on behalf of Lloyd’s Underwriters

The Ontario Superior Court has dismissed a $25 Million (CAD) lawsuit brought by a failed construction-development tender candidate against the City of Brampton. After a significant cost award had been made against the City as a result of failed motion...

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Speeding and Alcohol Consumption do not Necessarily Equal Negligence

In the Ontario Court of Appeal decision of Smith v. Safranyos, 2018 ONCA 760, the Court considered an appeal from the trial decision of a claim arising from a serious car accident. The plaintiffs were passengers in a car travelling...

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Legalized Cannabis: The Retail Space

Cannabis was legalized in Canada on October 17, 2018. Since legalization, there have been a number of developments in the retail sector that will be of interest to insurers and insureds. In particular, Ontario, Canada’s most populous province and an...

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When Is It “Appropriate” to Sue an Insurer?

The Ontario Court of Appeal recently ruled on the application of limitation periods in actions against insurers. In Nasr Hospitality Services Inc. v. Intact Insurance[1] the principal of the plaintiff corporation, Mr. Nasr, discovered water damage on the premises of...

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Construction on First Nations Land: Determining the Applicable Building Code

Introduction As recognized by the Standing Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples, most on-reserve housing and infrastructure is poorly built, in serious disrepair and under-supplied.[1]  This recognition has led to an increase in construction projects on First Nations lands, which will...

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Legalized Cannabis 101

Cannabis will be a legal product in Canada on October 17, 2018. Legalized cannabis raises a number of potential liability issues that should be on every insurer and insured’s radar. The New Regime An Act respecting cannabis and to amend...

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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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Who is My Neighbour? SCC Rules on Foreseeability and the Duty of Care in Tort Law

In Canadian tort law, a duty of care requires a relationship of sufficient proximity.  That relationship is informed by the foreseeability of an adverse consequence of one’s actions, subject to policy reasons that a duty of care should not be...

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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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Case Commentary: Himark Homes Ltd. v Janas, 2017 BCSC 1719 and Subrogated Warranty Claims Against Building Consultants

Introduction All new homes constructed in British Columbia are required to be protected by home warranty insurance obtained by the builder.  Generally, pursuant to the terms and conditions of the warranty insurance, the builder is required to remediate any deficiencies...

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