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Two Written Decisions Bringing The Simple Back into Scottish Simple Procedure Expenses

Two Written Decisions Bringing The Simple Back into Scottish Simple Procedure Expenses

DAC Beachcroft were instructed on behalf of Aviva Insurance in the cases of Bruce McKinlay v Aviva and David Cromie v Aviva.

La interrupción de la prescripción en el contrato de seguro: ¿una discusión cada vez más controversial?

La interrupción de la prescripción en el contrato de seguro: ¿una discusión cada vez más controversial?

La prescripción, como modo de extinción de las obligaciones, es un fenómeno que no escapa al derecho de seguros y que por el contrario, es ampliamente ...

Health and Safety in Numbers – the HSE’s Annual Statistics for 2021/22

Health and Safety in Numbers – the HSE’s Annual Statistics for 2021/22

On 23rd November, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) published its annual statistics on work related ill-health and workplace injuries for the 2021 ...

There are as many opinions as there are experts

There are as many opinions as there are experts

It is essential that, when selecting an expert, great care is taken to choose the right one and that they are someone to whom the court will listen to ...

NEGOTIATORS BATTLE OVER COP27 LEGACY

NEGOTIATORS BATTLE OVER COP27 LEGACY

The legacy of COP27 hangs in the balance as the negotiations on the final communique became fraught, exposing some major divisions. The Egyptian presi ...

Joining the dots: biodiversity and climate change

Joining the dots: biodiversity and climate change

“Achieving net zero emissions by 2050 is only possible if we also act now to deliver a nature-positive society” The objective of COP27’s biodiversity ...

THE ENERGY SECTOR: STUTTERING PROGRESS TO NET ZERO

THE ENERGY SECTOR: STUTTERING PROGRESS TO NET ZERO

It is not only climate change and the need to transition quickly to net zero that are placing demands on the energy sector, insurers and governments, ...

WOMEN ON THE FRONT LINE OF CLIMATE BATTLES

WOMEN ON THE FRONT LINE OF CLIMATE BATTLES

  Yesterday’s Gender Day focused on how women bear the burden of the negative impact of climate change and how women can help shape and influence the ...

BATTLE LINES DRAWN OVER FOSSIL FUEL REDUCTION

BATTLE LINES DRAWN OVER FOSSIL FUEL REDUCTION

The mood music from Sharm El-Sheikh is definitely downbeat, with many fearing little progress is being made on the major issues. The first meetings on ...

El Seguro de Caución y las excepciones del asegurador

El Seguro de Caución y las excepciones del asegurador

El Código de Comercio chileno define el seguro de caución como aquel donde existe la obligación de indemnizar al asegurado los daños sufridos por el i ...