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Insurance Claims, Court Procedures & Trials: What to expect in 2021

January 12, 2021

2020 was an unpredictable, constantly changing and challenging year for everyone, including insurers trying to navigate the court system to settle claims. Will 2021 bring more changes, a return to pre-pandemic court procedures or a mix of old and new?

To help insurers prepare for 2021, our panel of RMC lawyers from across Canada discuss the court procedures currently in place, the changes to anticipate, and the steps to take to keep files moving towards resolution.

Specific topics covered will include:

– Suspension of court deadlines & limitation periods
– Filing documents in court
– Pros and cons of video proceedings
– How Covid-19 has impacted juries & court proceedings

Recorded January 11, 2021.

Click below to download the handout materials.

Insurance Claims, Court Procedures and Trials – RMC Handout Material.

Our Panel

Noah Hodgson
SVR Lawyers

Brittnee Holliday
McKercher LLP

Samantha Iturregui
Kelly Santini LLP

Jay Skukowski
Blaney McMurtry LLP

Amy Stewart
Cox & Palmer

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