Notice – COVID-19


In response to the evolving COVID-19 crisis, the Ontario Government released Order 518/20 under the ...

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Personal Injury Update: Second Psychiatric Assessment Granted 7 Months After Pre-Trial


This motion in Maria-Antony v. Ivaschenko, 2019 ONSC 4731 was brought by the defendants for ...

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Accident Benefits Update: IRB Applicant is an Employee despite UBER earnings


In A.M. v the Dominion of Canada General Insurance Company, 2019 CanLII58194 (ON LAT), a ...

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Bad Faith by Accident Benefits Insurer? Take It up with the Lat!


On July 19, 2019, the Ontario Court of Appeal released Stegenga v Economical Mutual Insurance ...

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Levelling the Playing Field: Costs Insurance Is a Compensable Disbursement


In the recently released Costs decision, Stewart et al. v. Wood et al. [2019 ONSC ...

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ACCIDENT BENEFITS UPDATE: INSURER CAT EXPERT FAILS TO IMPRESS TRIBUNAL


The Licence Appeal Tribunal (LAT) recently released its decision in HW and Security National ...

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Accident Benefits Update- Superior Court Weighs in on Causation in CAT Claim


In Pucci v. Wawanesa (2019 ONSC 1706), a recent Ontario Superior Court of Justice decision, ...

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ACCIDENT BENEFITS UPDATE: INSURER CAN’T RELY ON PRIOR MIG REPORT


In Applicant v. Aviva Insurance Canada (2018 CanLII 110921), a recent Licence Appeal Tribunal (LAT) ...

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ACCIDENT BENEFITS UPDATE- LAT CONSIDERS CAUSATION IN CAT CLAIM


In F.D. and Allstate Canada, a recent decision of the Licence Appeal Tribunal (LAT) before ...

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ACCIDENT BENEFITS UPDATE: SERVICE FEE RECOVERY


If you have been seriously injured in a motor vehicle accident, it can be difficult ...

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ACCIDENT BENEFITS UPDATE: FSCO MISSES THE POINT OF MIG APPEAL


In Aviva Canada Inc. v. Sleep(FSCO Appeal P17-00034), Director’s Delegate Murray was required to review ...

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2019 Budget Scandal! Ontario Government to Repeal Proceedings Against the Crown Act


One of the most controversial (and potentially unconstitutional) aspects of the Ontario government’s 2019 budget ...

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