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Restricted area of practice option (criminal and/or immigration LAWYERS)

   
Eligibility

Available only to LAWYERS who restrict their practice to CRIMINAL LAW and/or IMMIGRATION LAW throughout the POLICY PERIOD. All LAWYERS (and PARALEGAL PARTNER[S] OR SHAREHOLDER[S], if applicable) in a LAW FIRM that is a LAW PARTNERSHIP (including general, MDP, CLF and LLP partnerships) or a LAW CORPORATION must select this option collectively as a group.

Coverage limits and conditions

Coverage of $1 million per CLAIM/$2 million in the AGGREGATE, applicable to CLAIM expenses, indemnity payments and/or costs of repairs together.

CLAIMS arising out of services provided during the POLICY PERIOD are covered only if PROFESSIONAL SERVICES were in the area of criminal and/or immigration law.

Claims arising out of PROFESSIONAL SERVICES provided prior to the POLICY PERIOD are covered regardless of area of law (unless this option was also elected in that past year).

Premium

Eligible for a discount equal to 50% of the base premium.*

*Note: The maximum premium discount for Restricted Area of Practice, Part-Time Practice options and the New Lawyer discount combined cannot exceed 50 per cent of the base premium.
To apply

Complete the Restricted Area of Practice Declaration on the Insurance Application form.

Key DatesMore

April 30, 2018
Real estate and civil litigation transaction levies and forms are due for the quarter ended March 31, 2018.

April 30, 2018
Exemption forms from lawyers not practising civil litigation or real estate and wanting to exempt themselves from quarterly filings are due.

July 31, 2018
Real estate and civil litigation transaction levies and forms are due for the quarter ended June 30, 2018.


 

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