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CIAA New Brunswick & PEI Executive

November 30, 2007 by

The executive members of the CIAA New Brunswick & PEI Chapter for 2007-2008 elected on June 15, 2007 at the annual meeting held in conjunction with the CICMA/CIAA joint Convention for NB, NS & PEI. •

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Where do we go from here?

November 30, 2007 by Paul M. Iacono, Q. C

Mediation and Personal Injury Cases

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Cunningham Lindsey Group signs agreement with private equity firm

November 30, 2007 by

Cunningham Lindsey Group has signed a definitive agreement regarding substantial investment from Stone Point Capital, a private equity firm, and the buy-out of Cunningham Lindsey Group’s minority shareholders. Under the agreement, Stone Point will acquire a 51 per cent interest…

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CGI and VIN I. Q. to provide instant access to vehicle information for CMVD and law enforcement professionals

November 30, 2007 by

CGI Group Inc. and VIN I. Q. Inc. is giving Canadian Motor Vehicle Departments (CMVD) and law enforcement professionals instant access to a comprehensive, integrated source of information about any vehicle through the use of handheld decoders. The decoders will…

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Damages For Guardian Costs In Brain Injury Claims

November 30, 2007 by Ian A. Mair

In a serious brain injury case, damages for loss of income and future care are measured in millions of dollars. At the end of the case, a successful plaintiff will be left with a significant estate, and a continuing need…

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Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association Annual General Meeting and Conference in Winnipeg

September 30, 2007 by Laura Kupcis

Recent Causation and Privilege Cases Affect Adjusters

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Back and Forth is Costly

September 30, 2007 by Donna Ford

Flood of assessment requests and counter requests into Accident Benefit Claims incurs enormous costs.

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Education Forum: Interview Techniques

September 30, 2007 by

A Series of Articles Provided by the Insurance Institute of Canada

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On the Scene (October 01, 2007)

September 30, 2007 by

Fred Plant assumed the role of president of the Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association during the President’s Dinner at the association’s annual general meeting and conference in Winnipeg, Man. Miles Barber, immediate past-president, passed the presidential hat, noting Plant would bring…

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Creation of database to help detect vehicle theft

September 30, 2007 by

To help insurers and other organizations detect vehicle theft, CGI Group, Locator Technologies LLC and National Vehicle Service have announced the creation of a shared database of automobile information for cars in Canada, the U.S. and Mexico. The new service…

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McLarens Canada partners with Demers Zajac Vena Insurance Adjusters Inc.; acquires Vanler Insurance Adjusters Ltd.

September 30, 2007 by

McLarens Canada has partnered with Demers Zajac Vena Insurance Adjusters Inc. and acquired Vanler Insurance Adjusters Ltd. Demers Zajac Vena Insurance Adjusters Inc. was founded in Montreal in 1987 and, under the successful leadership of John Vena, president, has grown…

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97 defendants now allegedly involved in stolen vehicle ring

September 30, 2007 by

A total of 97 defendants are now allegedly involved in the conversion of vehicles related to 49 stolen vehicle claims, after four civil actions were filed by the ICBC against 95 Lower Mainland residents recently. “ICBC has zero tolerance for…