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JUDGMENT OF SUPREME COURT ON FCA BUSINESS INTERRUPTION LITIGATION

JUDGMENT OF SUPREME COURT ON FCA BUSINESS INTERRUPTION LITIGATION

The Supreme Court has this morning delivered Judgment on the Appeals by both the FCA and certain Insurers in the FCA Test Case litigation concerning C ...

Vehicle Hire and Damage - Looking ahead to 2021

Vehicle Hire and Damage - Looking ahead to 2021

We constantly talk about how vehicle hire and damage is an ‘ever evolving area’. This phrase has never rung more true than it does at the moment, with ...

Re-assertion of the challenges for a Defendant to a contribution claim

Re-assertion of the challenges for a Defendant to a contribution claim

The High Court has recently (12 January 2021) applied the principle set out in 2016 by the Court of Appeal in the case of WH Newson Holding Ltd v IMI ...

Life after Passporting: the insurance sector

Life after Passporting: the insurance sector

The EU’s single passport regime enabled UK-authorised insurers, reinsurers and insurance brokers to carry on business in any EEA member state, and con ...

New National Lockdown in England

New National Lockdown in England

A third national lockdown in England is in force from 6th January, in response to the sharp rise in daily confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19). W ...

COVID-19: Litigation in the Time of a Pandemic LATEST UPDATES

COVID-19: Litigation in the Time of a Pandemic LATEST UPDATES

The procedures of the Courts across the different jurisdictions of the United Kingdom are changing from day to day.  We have updated our alert to refl ...

The Knowing Passenger and the Right to Compensation

The Knowing Passenger and the Right to Compensation

The recent judgment in the case of Colley v Shuker [2020] EWHC 3433 (QB) has added to the scope of claims that can be brought against the Motor Insure ...

LatAm Newsletter -  December 2020

LatAm Newsletter - December 2020

                                      ARGENTINA Covid-19 in Argentina – news on insurance and tourism READ MORE   Covid-19 en Argentina – no ...

Data Economy and Digital Environment Bill

Data Economy and Digital Environment Bill

En Mexico se está  trabajando en un proyecto de ley sobre economía de datos y entornos digitales denominado como “Ley Federal de Economía Datificada y ...

New regulation differentiates “mass” and “large risks”

New regulation differentiates “mass” and “large risks”

La segregación de riesgos grandes y masivos se abordó mediante dos Consultas Públicas: 16/2020 y 18/2020. El primero trata de riesgos masivos (mass ri ...