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26 Apr

Failure to disclose material facts to insurer voids coverage for delivering pizza

Monday, April 26, 2021James R.G. CookLitigationInsurance Policy, Insurance Law, Ontario Insurance Act, Automobile Insurance

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Failing to advise an insurance company of material facts relating to the policy may result in a loss of coverage at a time when it is needed most.

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6 Apr

Recent treatment of the duty to defend in Ontario courts

Tuesday, April 6, 2021James R.G. Cook, Kenneth JullLitigationInsurance Policy, Ontario Court of Appeal , Negligence, Insurance Law, Policy, Class Action

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Where there is a dispute between an insurer and an insured over the insurer’s duty to defend a claim being made against an insured, the insured will ordinarily need to bring an application for... 

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23 Oct

Discovery of Water Damage Insufficient to Terminate Real Estate Purchase Transaction

Friday, October 23, 2020James R.G. CookLitigation, Real EstateFlooding, Insurance Policy, Agreement of Purchase and Sale, Damages

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In Bilotta v. Booth2020 ONCA 522, the Ontario Court of Appeal determined that the buyer of a residential property did not have the right to...

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6 May

Insurance and business interruption losses caused by COVID-19 shutdowns: Are you covered?

Wednesday, May 6, 2020Arlene O'Neill, Evert Van WoudenbergInsolvency law, Corporate LawCOVID-19, Insurance Policy, Business Interruption Loss Policy

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As Ontario enters another month of a government ordered lockdown of the economy because of the worldwide COVID-19 health emergency, businesses continue to struggle as they see their revenues and profits plummet. In some cases...

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