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Capitalizing on Claims Data
If "data is the new oil," as some contend, then analytics represents the internal combustion engine of business intelligence. Insurance companies are using various types of data analysis and predictive modeling techniques in areas such as...
The Additional Insured
In Amello v Bluewave Energy Limited Partnership (2014 ONSC 4040), Justice Perell of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice addressed the breach of a covenant to insure. The court held that an oil transport company should not be able to...
Risky Real Estate
Property sellers could be exposed to significant legal liability for not warning buyers about past damage and potential risks to their property relating to natural hazards. In a recent case, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice found sellers...