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Alexander D.C. Kask

About Alexander D.C. Kask

Alexander D.C. Kask is a partner with Guild Yule LLP and practices in the areas of professional liability, health law, municipal law, insurance law, administrative law, product liability, highways liability, golf course liability, safety standards regulation, and personal injury litigation. Read full biography

Guild Yule Counsel obtain Court of Appeal ruling on excess coverage

In Stroszyn v. Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Company Limited, 2014 BCCA 431, Guild Yule LLP’s Donald W. Yule QC and Shauna Gersbach successfully argued that a driver … Read more

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Recent Developments in BC Relating to Claims for Litigation Financing Expenses

In September 2011, Adam Howden-Duke and I co-wrote an article titled “Litigation Finance: Access to Justice at What Cost?” that was … Read more

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Insurers face $4,950,000 in Punitive & Aggravated Damages (Branco v. American Home Assurance, et al. 2013 SKQB 98)

A Saskatchewan trial court’s harsh rebuke of two insurers’ handling of a long-term disability claim has given rise to an … Read more

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Litigation Finance – A Great Coastal Divide?

Divergent trends are emerging on Canada’s east and west coasts regarding the question of recovery of litigation financing costs against … Read more

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