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It's all in the lease - The limits of Berni Inns

It's all in the lease - The limits of Berni Inns

Permission to Appeal the first instance decision of Adrian Williamson QC in Prezzo Ltd v High Point Estates Ltd has been refused by the Court of Appea ...

The future is here and the future is mixed

The future is here and the future is mixed

There was a time when residential was residential and retail was retail – but it was only a short time, in the latter part of the twentieth and early ...

Reducing the risk of third party liability  for professionals

Reducing the risk of third party liability for professionals

In  the recent case of BDW Trading Limited v Integral Geotechnique (Wales) Limited [2018] EWHC 1915, Judge Stephen Davies QC offers valuable guidance ...

La reticencia y la declaración inexacta en la legislación peruana y la importancia del deber de inquirir

La reticencia y la declaración inexacta en la legislación peruana y la importancia del deber de inquirir

La Ley 29946 LCS establece que la nulidad del contrato solo procede cuando ha mediado dolo o culpa inexcusable; igualmente se establecen tres supuesto ...

Reluctance and inaccuracy in Peruvian legislation and the importance of the duty to inquire

Reluctance and inaccuracy in Peruvian legislation and the importance of the duty to inquire

Insurance Contract Law No.29946 establishes that a contract is declared null only when there has been fraud or inexcusable fault. Equally, three typic ...

Se abre la puerta a los daños punitivos

Se abre la puerta a los daños punitivos

Los llamados “daños punitivos”, figura importada de sistemas jurídicos de influencia anglosajona, cuya aplicación podemos encontrar en el caso Admivac ...

Opening the door to punitive damages

Opening the door to punitive damages

"Punitive damages", a concept imported from the US legal system, can be seen in the Admivac case and Resolution 882/2017 issued by the Supreme Court o ...

Reforma del régimen de responsabilidad civil de D&O

Reforma del régimen de responsabilidad civil de D&O

Se está tramitando un proyecto de ley que modificaría la responsabilidad de los administradores en Colombia, con clara incidencia en el aseguramiento ...

D&O liability regime reform

D&O liability regime reform

Colombia is drafting a new Bill, which will significantly modify the current responsibilities of company executives. If approved, the ensuing legislat ...

Quinta Cumbre Internacional de la Industria Aseguradora (CIIA)

Quinta Cumbre Internacional de la Industria Aseguradora (CIIA)

La "Quinta cumbre internacional de la industria aseguradora" (CIIA) tuvo lugar en Chile el pasado mes de abril. "Estamos enfrentando nuevos tiempos pa ...