Author Archives: Mussio Goodman

Court of Appeal Rejects Insurer’s Attempt to Remove Mussio Website

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As reported by 24 Hours Vancouver, we are pleased to announce that ICBC has lost for the second time in trying to convince our Court that the website belonging to Wes Mussio’s wife (icbcadvice.com) was infringing on ICBC’s trademark. In 2012, the BC Supreme Court ruled in favour of Mussio; however, ICBC appealed the decision […]

Mussio Law Prevents Insurance Company Doctor Examination of Our Client

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As previously discussed, there are two ways ICBC can compel an injured claimant to attend an examination by a doctor of ICBC’s choosing. The first is pursuant to a claim for Part VII or “no-fault” benefits, whereby a claimant is receiving reimbursement for treatment expenses or ongoing wage loss, regardless of who was at fault for […]

Insurance Company Penalized At Trial For Refusing to Accept Our Client’s Settlement Offer

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As we recently announced, after our client rejected ICBC’s $25,000 offer, we proceeded to trial and were awarded $204,000 in the Supreme Court of British Columbia. With any successful judgment, we were also awarded “costs”, which is essentially an award of additional money to compensate for the work performed over the course of the litigation and, […]

Mussio Law Wins Another WCB Tribunal Decision Against Insurance Company

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When an injured motorist first informs ICBC of the accident, one of the questions they may be asked is whether they were working at the time of the collision. This is because, if both drivers were “workers” as defined by the Workers Compensation Act, there can be no injury claim against ICBC; rather, any compensation […]