Legal Expense Insurance1

It's no secret that the potential costs of a legal dispute can deter you from pursuing your rights. But with Legal Expense Insurance, you can rest easy knowing that you’re only a phone call away from a lawyer.

When you bundle your CAA Auto and Home Insurance, complimentary CAA Legal Coverage will be added to your plan.

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Or call 1-877-552-5330.
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When Would Legal Expense Insurance Help?

  • You and your neighbour can’t agree on the property line, and s/he is now constructing a shed that sits partially on your land
  • Your home renovation did not go as planned
  • You receive an audit notification from the CRA and want to know your rights

 

What Exactly Does Legal Expense Insurance do?

  • Coverage for all reasonable legal expenses incurred while pursuing or defending a claim, including lawyers and expert witnesses, disbursements, court costs and more
  • Unlimited access to a legal helpline, where lawyers provide legal advice from 8 a.m. until midnight, seven days a week. You can receive guidance from lawyers on any matter, whether the situation is covered or not¹


 

CAA Legal Coverage Includes:

Auto Contract Disputes
If you are facing problems with the buyer or the seller of an insured vehicle, with the garage or dealership where it was repaired, or with a lease return.

Non-Auto Contract Disputes
If you face a dispute relating to obtaining services, selling or buying goods from merchants and contractors.

Property Protection
If you are experiencing legal nuisances or trespass, or if someone caused physical damage to your property.

Bodily Injury
If someone caused you or your family bodily injury and you wish to take action against them.

Tax Protection
If you wish to appeal a decision from the Canada Revenue Agency, or if you are facing an audit on your personal tax affairs.

UNLIMITED Access to General Legal Advice
Advice and guidance are just a phone call away! You will always receive general legal advice, even if your issue is not covered by the policy.

Simply call 1 (855) 853-2288.

 

Full Coverage Documents

Personal Legal Protection Insurance Policy

 

Limit of Insurance - $50,000 per claim, $250,000 annual aggregate.

¹DAS Legal Protection Insurance Company Limited offers a 24/7 help line, in case of emergency, through their external service provider, Sykes Assistance Services Corporation.

CAA Legal Coverage is underwritten by DAS Legal Protection Insurance Company Limited. Please see policy wordings for coverage details. CAA Legal Coverage is complimentary on property policies where there is a multi-line auto. Coverage is subject to the terms, conditions and exclusions of the Legal Expense Insurance policy.

Certain conditions, exclusions and underwriting eligibility rules apply.

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