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June 2016 Archives

What is "Adverse Cost" Insurance and Do I Need It?

Written by Edward H. Masters
In Ontario, the winning party to a lawsuit can generally expect that the losing party will be ordered to pay a portion of their legal costs. The level of costs that the successful party is awarded depends on a number of factors. In awarding costs, one of the most important factors considered by the court is any offer to settle made by any of the parties.