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LEI for Principals and Vice-Principals

This coverage is designed for Principals and Vice-Principals and provides payment of legal fees for a variety of issues affecting your professional standing and your ability to hold a professional licence.

STERLON Specializes in the Education Field

The insured can select a lawyer from a panel of law firms specializing in the education field and there is coverage for the legal fees and disbursements incurred up to a maximum hourly rate of $400.

Payment of reasonable out-of-pocket disbursements, income, salary or wages when the insured is absent from work due to attending any court, tribunal or arbitration proceeding as a result of any of the above, as long as such reimbursement is not recoverable by the insured under a policy of insurance issued to the insured or the insured’s employer or as long as the money is not recoverable from any other source. Amounts paid will not exceed $500 per day or $5000 in any one school year.

STERLON LEI for Principals

Summary of Coverage

  • Toll free telephone legal advice for the insured and the insured’s spouse or dependent children during regular business hours regarding matters of a personal nature;
  • Toll free telephone legal advice during normal business hours regarding matters arising from the insured’s employment as a Director of Education;
  • Payment of reasonable legal fees and expenses for matters arising from the insured’s conduct or duties acting as a Director of Education in respect of:
    • any investigation, inquiry and/or hearing concerning a matter of the insured’s fitness to practice;
    • any investigation, inquiry and/or hearing concerning the insured’s discipline and/or misconduct and/or complaint;
    • pursuit of legal proceedings following a dispute with the insured’s employer which arises out of or relates to the insured’s contract of employment;
    • defence of the insured against criminal or statutory charges;
    • defence of the insured against quasi-criminal proceedings.
    • defence of the insured against any complaint of discrimination undertaken by the Human Rights Tribunal.
Contact for more information

Josée Gatien

Client Director
Commercial Lines
1–555 Barry Downe Road
Sudbury, ON
P3A 3T4

P: 705.525.4804
F: 705.525.4673

Alberta & BC

Sarah Hanson, BA, CRM, CAIB (Hons)

Vice President, Client Executive
Business Insurance
520–8621 201 Street
Langley, BC
V2Y 0G9

P: 604-579-1213
C: 604-916-2396
TF: 1-800-668-3213