Several members of our staff had a fun time at King Taps last night. It was great to get together outside of the office!
We’re delighted to welcome Jordan Petruska to Rogers Partners LLP as an associate. Jordan has a broad civil litigation practice, including defending claims involving motor vehicle accidents (tort and accident benefits), occupiers’ liability, and product liability. Prior to joining the firm, Jordan was in-house counsel for a national insurance company.
Rogers Partners LLP is very happy to welcome Jason Frost to the firm and the partnership. Jason is an industry expert with extensive experience handling statutory accident benefits disputes and disputes between insurers. We are excited to have Jason continue his successful insurance defence litigation practice with Rogers Partners LLP beginning June 26, 2023. Welcome […]
By Amanda Colarossi Overview In Dahi v. Certas Home and Auto Insurance Company, 2023 CanLII 32797, the applicant was involved in an accident on January 29, 2015 and sought payment of accident benefits from the respondent. The issues in dispute were whether the claimant was catastrophically impaired under Criterion 7, the cost of CAT assessments, […]
At our weekly meeting, Katrina Taibi discussed the recent decision of the Ontario Court of Appeal in Bothwell v. London Health Sciences Centre, 2023 ONCA 323. Overview: The Court of Appeal considered the test for a compensable psychological injury and whether feelings of shock, frustration, and anger meet this test. Background Facts and Legislative History: […]
By Riley Groskopf The Ontario Court of Appeal recently released its decision in Jakab v. Clean Harbors Canada Inc., 2023 ONCA 377. The decision revisits the basics of contractual interpretation and the elements of negligent misrepresentation. Context The appellants, Mr. Jakab and Ontario Heavy Express Ltd. (a corporation wholly owned by Mr. Jakab) owned a […]