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Michael Teitelbaum, Partner, Hughes Amys LLP
Feature Legal

Sole Consequence

February 5, 2018 Michael S. Teitelbaum, Partner, Hughes Amys LLP

Will one word – ‘solely’ — affect the scope of additional insured coverage? In Brookfield Johnson Controls Canada LP v. Continental Casualty Company, Ontario Superior Court Justice Jane Ferguson considered the breadth of an insurer’s duty to defend an additional

Willie Handler, Consultant, Willie Handler and Associates
Feature Legislation / Regulation

Play it Again, Sam

January 30, 2018 Willie Handler, Consultant, Willie Handler and Associates

Key features of Ontario’s latest auto reform package have been attempted before – and ended in heartbreak

Feature ClaimsTechnology

I, Robot

January 28, 2018 Monica Kuzyk Vice President, Claims, Curo Claims Services

Overcoming our fear of robots will allow our best people to focus on the customer at the time of claim, when they need us most.

Feature Insurance

The Costly Future of Claims

January 26, 2018 David Gambrill, Editor-in-Chief

Oops, the industry did it again. In 2017, Canada’s property and casualty insurance industry paid out a total of $1.33 billion in insured losses following catastrophic events primarily related to climate change. It’s the fifth time over the past seven

Feature Associations

The Future of Broker Education

January 24, 2018 David Gambrill, Editor-in-Chief

Greg Mansfield has received an award for his visionary approach to broker CE. Here’s what he sees for broker learners in the future.

Feature Professional Development

Millennials Rising

January 22, 2018 Margaret Parent, Director of the Professionals’ Division Insurance Institute of Canada

Preliminary research finds that P&C insurers have successfully recruited Millennials into the industry

Feature Claims

Rideshare Redux

January 17, 2018 Jason Contant, Online Editor

California-based Lyft is coming to Canada. Has the industry learned from Uber?

Feature Legislation / Regulation

Out of Pocket

January 15, 2018 Greg Meckbach, Associate Editor

Brokers could pay more under proposal to tax income sprinkling and passive investments

Feature Associations

Auto Polish

January 11, 2018 Greg Meckbach, Associate Editor

Auto insurance reform was top of mind at this year’s Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario convention.

Feature Legislation / Regulation

Opportunity or Obligation?

January 9, 2018 Kristen Cornell, Principal, Industry Value Engineering, SAP Canada

Doing the bare minimum to comply with IFRS 17 may save you money in the short term, but there’s a bigger opportunity to transform your company digitally

Feature Technology

Commercial Exchange

January 5, 2018 David Gambrill, Editor-in-Chief

Commercial brokers and carriers are close to launching real-time data exchange.

Feature InsuranceTechnology

Tech Takes Industry by Storm

January 3, 2018 by Canadian Underwriter

Digital technologies and natural catastrophes are top of mind for senior Canadian insurance executives in our 2017 Annual CEO Outlook