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Urbexing: a risky new trend for property owners, developers and contractors

Urbexing: a risky new trend for property owners, developers and contractors

A concerning popular trend is the increasing phenomenon of “urban exploring” or “urbexing”, which has been on the rise since the start of the pandemic ...

The EVER GIVEN - The Cargo Perspective

The EVER GIVEN - The Cargo Perspective

A week since the 400m-long EVER GIVEN boxship first became wedged in the Suez Canal, blocking one of the key arteries of the international supply chai ...

Insurance brokers and vulnerable customers; updated FCA Guidance

Insurance brokers and vulnerable customers; updated FCA Guidance

An insurance broker’s primary duty is to ascertain a particular client’s insurance needs and then advise on and procure suitable insurance cover to ma ...

Qualified One Way Costs Shifting (QOCS)

Qualified One Way Costs Shifting (QOCS)

The Civil Litigation (Expenses and Group Proceedings) (Scotland) Act 2018, and more particularly, Section 8 will be commenced on 30 June 2021, bringin ...

LatAm Newsletter -  March 2021

LatAm Newsletter - March 2021

ARGENTINA A new setback on 'claims made' insurance Un nuevo revés para los seguros claims made    BRAZIL SUSEP publishes Circular No. 621/2021 provid ...

A new setback on 'claims made' insurance

A new setback on 'claims made' insurance

Recientemente, un nuevo fallo judicial1 resolvió en contra de la aplicabilidad de la modalidad de contratación claims made en las pólizas de seguro en ...

SUSEP publishes Circular No. 621/2021 providing for new criteria for the operation of damage insurance

SUSEP publishes Circular No. 621/2021 providing for new criteria for the operation of damage insurance

El 1 de marzo de 2021 entró en vigor la Circular Nº 621/2021 publicada por el SUSEP, que prevé nuevas normas para la cobertura del seguro de daños. La ...

New Bill for Securities Agents

New Bill for Securities Agents

El martes 02/03/2021, el Congreso aprobó un nuevo Proyecto de Ley de Agentes de Valores el cual afecta a una serie de normas vigentes con diversas tem ...

COVID-19 Vaccination and Medical Civil Liability

COVID-19 Vaccination and Medical Civil Liability

La llegada de las distintas vacunas para prevenir el Covid-19 –que en cada país viene dándose a un ritmo distinto- ha suscitado discusiones acerca de ...

Limitation of Civil Liability actions to claim damages where the life or integrity of individuals have been affected

Limitation of Civil Liability actions to claim damages where the life or integrity of individuals have been affected

La legislación civil mexicana establece un término de dos años para exigir la reparación integral de los daños causados a consecuencia de una responsa ...