All of the attention right now is on the business interruption claims arising out of the pandemic. But what about the other claims that the pandemic and the response to it will generate in the future?
Do litigation privilege and solicitor client privilege apply to post breach documents or forensic reports? The Ontario Information and Privacy Commissioner doesn’t seem to think so.
One, Both, or None: How do SABS claims handle the new Canada Emergency Relief Benefit and IRBs?
In this recent decision, the Privacy Commissioner takes the rare step of recommending prosecution of the offending party following a privacy breach. See why.
Some argue that a new case suggests that business interruption coverage can be sought through a property policy for losses stemming from COVID-19. Can it?
The COVID-19 pandemic is likely to spawn a wave of litigation in its wake. A look at some of the potential targets and risks.
What happens when departing employees of medical clinics retain personal health information?
There will be innumerable insurance claims that arise as a result of COVID-19, and the insurance industry as a whole will feel the shock waves. How the industry reacts may reverberate for a long time. Here is our review of the current situation.
The tort of “intrusion upon seclusion”, first adopted in Ontario by the Court of Appeal in its much-discussed decision in Jones v. Tsighe, has been given new life, and perhaps additional significance, by a recent decision…
COVID-19 has frozen Ontario’s limitation periods. What does this mean for SABS loss transfer and priority disputes?