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A look back at threshold motions in 2017 finds judges are giving a balanced analysis

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 @ 9:13 AM | By Bevin Shores

To lawyers practising personal injury and insurance litigation, a topic of perennial interest concerns decisions with respect to the statutory threshold under the Insurance Act. As 2017 draws to a close, we look back at the threshold motions decided so far this year that have been reported and the common themes that can help parties on both sides assess their risk in cases where the threshold is likely to be in dispute.

To give an overview, we identified nine threshold decisions in 2017, all involving jury...