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Pressure Change

March 1, 2017 Emily Atkins, Editor

Risk barometer reflects evolving threats to business

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Cyber Risk: The Great Unknown

January 4, 2017 Emily Atkins, Editor

Assessing the threat and understanding the consequences of cyber breaches

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Diving Right In

January 3, 2017 Emily Atkins, Editor

Krista McCann and Lisa Montgomery took ownership of Fair Way Adjusters in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, after Blaine Tower, the previous owner, died of cancer.

Michael S. Teitelbaum, partner, Hughes Amys LLP
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Dirty Windows Help to Clarify Appellate Review of Standard Form Contracts

January 3, 2017 Michael S. Teitelbaum, partner; and Tara Chown, student-at-law, Hughes Amys LLP

The Supreme Court of Canada decision in Ledcor Construction Ltd. v. Northbridge Indemnity Insurance Co. has created an exception to the principle outlined in Sattva Capital Corp. v. Creston Moly Corp. and may lead to an increase in insurance litigation.

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How Data Empowers Cutting-Edge Claims Processes

January 2, 2017 Dara Banga, president, DSB Claims Solutions

The insurance claims process has traditionally been inefficient, and insurance companies are trying to use computer analytics to improve the process

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Environmental Losses Related to Transportation Claims

January 2, 2017 Joel van Popta, Senior Associate, -30- Forensic Engineering.

The release of pollutants such as fuel, motor oil or lubricants, coolant or brake fluid can cause environmental impairment in the event of a trucking collision

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Coverage for Social Engineering Fraud Takes its Place Among the Required Coverage for Canadian Business

January 1, 2017 David S. Wilson, partner; Chris McKibbin, partner; and Zack Garcia, associate, Fidelity Practice Group, Blaney McMurtry LLP

Standard crime insurance policies are not intended to cover social engineering fraud

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La Plume du Président

January 1, 2017 Heather Matthews, president, ACEI

Vous ne pouvez pas tourner une page, ouvrir un article, allumer la télévision, ni même avoir une conversation sans que la technologie s’en mêle, d’une façon ou d’une autre. Nous sommes bombardés par les derniers progrès dans tous les secteurs

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Message from the President

January 1, 2017 Heather Matthews, President, Canadian Independent Adjusters' Association

You cannot turn a page, open a news article, turn on the television or even have a conversation without technology somehow weaving its thread in. We are bombarded with the latest advancements in all industry sectors. In my last message

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Cyber Terms

December 1, 2016 by Claims Canada

A helpful glossary of terms used in the world of cyber security

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Recent High Profile Cyber Breaches

December 1, 2016 by Claims Canada

Casino Rama, Ashley Madison and Yahoo are among the organizations recently hit by cyber breaches

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La Plume du Président

November 3, 2016 Heather Matthews, president, ACEI

Je suis ravie d’écrire mon premier message en ma qualité de présidente de l’ACEI. Je me hasarderais à dire que j’assume les fonctions de président de l’Association canadienne des experts indépendants dans un contexte où l’industrie des assurances et la