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CBM’s Debra Woodske Elected President of RMC

Congratulations to Debra Woodske on her recent election as President of Risk Management Counsel of Canada (RMC). Debra leads an all-female executive committee – a first for RMC in its 20 year history. RMC is a national association of independent law firms offering a comprehensive range of legal services to the insurance industry, Read More

Monday Morning Case Bites for May 3, 2021

Last Week’s Court Rulings from the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench, Court of Appeal and SCC.
Edited by Tony Slemko Q.C. & Steven Graham

Abbas v Esurance Insurance Company of Canada, 2021 ABQB 303
Fraud | SEF 44
The Plaintiff held an insurance policy and SEF 44 endorsement through the Defendant, Esurance. Following a motor Read More

Monday Morning Case Bites for April 26, 2021

Last Week’s Court Rulings from the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench, Court of Appeal and SCC.
Edited by Tony Slemko Q.C. & Steven Graham

Malic v Zurich Insurance Company Ltd., 2021 ABQB 308
Duty to Defend
Le Treport Wedding & Convention Centre Ltd. V Co-Operators General Insurance Company, 2020 ONCA 487
Flood Insurance | Read More

CBM Prize in Civil Procedure

The University of Alberta’s Faculty of Law and CBM Lawyers are pleased to announce that Allison Jandura is this year’s recipient of the firm’s prize in Civil Procedure. Congratulations,Allison. CBM has been supporting academic excellence at the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Law for the past 17 years and established the award to mark Read More

Monday Morning Case Bites for April 12, 2021

Last Week’s Court Rulings from the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench, Court of Appeal and SCC.
Edited by Tony Slemko Q.C. & Steven Graham

Intact Insurance Company v Parsons – 2021 ABCA 123
s.519 of the Insurance Act | Dispute Resolution | Judicial Review
Agrium, Inc v Worley Canada Services Ltd. – 2021 ABQB Read More

Tuesday Morning Case Bites for April 6, 2021

Last Week’s Court Rulings from the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench, Court of Appeal and SCC.
Edited by Tony Slemko Q.C. & Steven Graham

Barz v Driving Force Inc, 2021 ABQB 248
Vicarious Liability | Worker’s Compensation Act | Care and Control
The Driving Force rented a truck to a corporation. The corporation’s employee Read More