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Top 10 conduct risks for UK asset managers in 2022

Top 10 conduct risks for UK asset managers in 2022

Heightened regulatory scrutiny upon the asset management sector is expected to continue throughout 2022, not least because the FCA itself remains unde ...

A major milestone along the road to a self-driving future

A major milestone along the road to a self-driving future

The Law Commission of England & Wales and the Scottish Law Commission have released their joint report on automated vehicles following a detailed ...

Early surveillance = discontinuance

Early surveillance = discontinuance

We have often emphasised the importance of early surveillance to confirm a claimant’s true position and to give the defence a fighting chance of achie ...

Can processors re-use personal data for their own purposes? A view from France.

Can processors re-use personal data for their own purposes? A view from France.

Against a backdrop of stringent data protection law introduced over recent years, we are continuing to witness the emergence of innovative technology ...

Mandatory Vaccination Regulations in the health and care sector – impact on EPL claims

Mandatory Vaccination Regulations in the health and care sector – impact on EPL claims

Employment Practices Liability (“EPL”) insurers, brokers and insureds will no doubt be aware of the introduction of COVID-19 vaccination as a conditio ...

Health and Wellbeing at work - Coronavirus vaccinations for employees and job applicants

Health and Wellbeing at work - Coronavirus vaccinations for employees and job applicants

Michelle Corrigan, Senior Associate in the Employment team at international law firm DAC Beachcroft, addresses some frequently asked questions regardi ...

The Environment Act 2021

The Environment Act 2021

The Environment Act 2021 (“EA21”) which received Royal Assent on 9 November 2021 introduces a series of new provisions in England. Below are some of t ...

The Covid Effect – Two years on, what affect has covid had on Casualty Claims in Northern Ireland?

The Covid Effect – Two years on, what affect has covid had on Casualty Claims in Northern Ireland?

We are approaching the second anniversary of the global pandemic brought about by Covid–19.  Almost two years on, we are beginning to see the emergenc ...

 New regulatory rules on insurance distribution in Brazil

New regulatory rules on insurance distribution in Brazil

In line with Superintendence of Private Insurance’s (SUSEP) goals to simplify and consolidate the insurance regulation in Brazil, new rules applicable ...

Insurance related with climate change in Chile

Insurance related with climate change in Chile

In 2018 the IAIS already spoke of three types of risks associated with climate change that could affect insurers, involving strategic, operational and ...