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INSURERS - Duties - Duty to defend

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 @ 7:51 AM  

Appeal by Intact Insurance Company (Intact) from a declaration that it had a duty to defend a personal injury lawsuit brought by a claimant against the respondent Riocan Holdings (Riocan) arising out of a slip and fall allegedly caused by unsafe icy sidewalk conditions on Riocan’s property. Prior to the claim, Riocan had contracted with Think Green Alberta (TGA) to conduct snow removal and winter weather sidewalk maintenance on the property. The personal injury claimant named both Riocan and TGA as defendants. Intact was TGA’s insurer....