Inconsistencies between French and English Versions of Policy Result in Insurer’s Duty to Defend
Chiasson et al. v. Intact Insurance Company, 2020 NBCA 37
Jean-Francois Chiasson attended a high school graduation party at an establishment known as the ‘Beach Club’ in Pointe-Calumet, Quebec. A physical altercation ensued between two groups, with one individual suffering injuries. Police attended but did not lay criminal charges.
The injured party brought a civil action against Jean-Francois, his parents Hector and Anna Chiasson, and...