News & Events

  • Insurance Law Boot Camp – April 11th in Toronto

    February 2019

    Starting out as an adjuster or claims handler can be daunting.  RMC lawyers from across Canada are joining forces to help junior adjusters and claims handlers learn the essentials that will help them effectively manage claims. With a solid understanding … Read more »

  • Mckercher Regina Lawyer And Partner, Nicholas M. Cann Honoured With Queen’s Counsel Appointment

    January 2019

    Regina lawyer and partner, Nicholas M. Cann, joins the honoured list of Queen’s Counsel appointments. Justice Minister and Attorney General Don Morgan announced December 18, 2018 several appointments, Nicholas being one of them. Read More

  • CBM Lawyers and Lindsay LLP Named Top 10 Insurance Boutiques

    Top Insurance Defence Boutique Seal 2019-20Canadian Lawyer magazine has once again named Edmonton’s CBM Lawyers and Vancouver’s Lindsay LLP as two of Canada’s Top 10 Insurance Defence Boutiques.  Congratulations to them both.

  • Kelly Santini Successful in Early Dismissal of Broker Liability Claim

    December 2018

    Kelly Santini’s Samantha Iturregui was successful in her motion for summary judgment dismissal of a professional negligence claim brought against an insurance brokerage. When a fire destroyed the property, the insurer denied coverage as the property had sat vacant  beyond the 30 … Read more »

  • Deducting Collateral Benefits From Loss of Income Claims

    A question that we frequently hear from our colleagues in the insurance industry is: what benefits can we deduct in tort claims seeking damages for loss of income? Consider the plaintiff who has suffered a disabling injury and is unable … Read more »

  • RMC West Insurance Law Seminar

    October 2018

    Thursday, November 15th 1pm-5pm Vancouver Risk Management Counsel of Canada (RMC) invites you to join us for an insurance law seminar featuring speakers from Lindsay LLP in Vancouver, SVR Lawyers and CBM Lawyers from Alberta and McKercher LLP from Saskatchewan. … Read more »

  • There’s been a great disturbance in the Force!

    It’s back!  SVR’s annual film trailer premiered at the Calgary International Film Festival in September.  Follow the link to watch.  And hurry!  The future of the SVR galaxy hangs in the balance. Read more.

  • McKercher LLP Regina lawyer, Nicholas Cann officially president of the Canadian Bar Association Saskatchewan branch

    September 2018

    Congratulations to lawyer and partner, Nicholas M. Cann who, effective September 1, 2018, is the President of the Canadian Bar Association Saskatchewan Branch. Read more

  • Cox & Palmer’s Gregory A. Cann, QC, Appointed to the Supreme Court of PEI

    Cox & Palmer is proud to share that Gregory A. Cann, QC, has been appointed a judge of the Supreme Court of Prince Edward Island. In addition to maintaining a busy and successful practice defending local, national and international insurers in … Read more »

  • Lisa Langevin Prepares for a Fight in Aid of Cancer Research

    September 2018

    RMC Partner Profile – Lisa Langevin of Kelly Santini LLP On October 13th, litigation lawyer Lisa Langevin of Kelly Santini LLP will be stepping into the boxing ring at the Heart & Crown Fight for the Cure gala fundraiser for … Read more »