Ontario’s priority dispute scheme places disputing insurers front and centre. However, claimants often have an important role in the process…
What happens when you fail to give a priority dispute notice to another insurer within the prescribed 90-day period? (it isn’t good…)
Can Ontario’s Insurance Act compel an insurer, who does business in Ontario, to pay Ontario benefits under an auto policy issued in another jurisdiction, when the accident occurs in the other jurisdiction?
COVID-19 has frozen Ontario’s limitation periods. What does this mean for SABS loss transfer and priority disputes?
As an accident benefits adjuster, what do you need to do to when a claimant approaches you about a new claim? What do you need to send them? When is an application “complete”? What is deflection? Can you say “go away”?
What do you need to do to pursue a SABS priority dispute in Ontario? What are the timelines? What happens next? This is the first of several priority dispute articles in our insurance law series. Please read more.