News & Events

  • CBM Lawyers and Lindsay LLP Named Top 10 Insurance Boutiques

    January 2019

    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 »

  • Fillmore Riley’s Bernice Bowley recognized as one of Benchmark Canada’s Top 25 Women for 2018 in Canadian Litigation

    Fillmore Riley congratulates Bernice Bowley, a partner and the chair of the Litigation Department, for being recognized as one of the Top 25 Women in Litigation in Benchmark Canada’s annual publication. For the second consecutive year, Bernice is the only lawyer from Manitoba who has … Read more »

  • Cox & Palmer’s Michelle Kelly Renewed as Chair of CPTACW

    July 2018

    Congratulations to Michelle Kelly on her renewal as Chair of the National Coalition of Provincial and Territorial Advisory Councils on the Status of Women (CPTACW).  Michelle’s reappointment was confirmed at CPTACW’s annual meeting in Halifax earlier this month.  Michelle is also president … Read more »