When it comes to understanding the responsibilities associated with a policy, it’s far too easy to get overwhelmed and bogged down by the details and “fine print.” Insurance statutes and regulations are complex and often require legal training to ascertain a document’s true meaning. Wishart Law Firm LLP understands the intricacies involved in drafting insurance contracts in Ontario, from the perspective of both the insurer and the insured. Our lawyers are well-versed in the issues and can advise companies and policyholders in a number of areas:
Portfolio investment management
Onshore and offshore reinsurance arrangements
Pension de-risking transactions
Licensing and distribution of new insurance
Indemnification and insurance issues
Ending an insurance contract
The structure of policies as well as exclusions and conditions
Purchases and sale transactions
Form and content of insurance contracts
Excusing defects in claims
Insurer’s rights on paying out
Settling claims/resolving disputes
Do you represent an insurance company or insurance distributor? Our multidisciplinary lawyers can counsel large or small businesses to ensure the terms of their contracts are being met. We can argue insurance matters before all levels of the court.
Get in touch with us today.