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abril 2017

Does one size fit all?

Does one size fit all?

SRA publishes professional indemnity insurance analysis.At various points since 2013 / 2014 the SRA has turned its attention to the Solicitors Minimum ...

Fighting back against the rise of failed personal injury claims against solicitors

Fighting back against the rise of failed personal injury claims against solicitors

It is perhaps not surprising that claims against solicitors arising out of personal injury litigation have increased significantly over recent years. ...

Latin America Quarterly Update April 2017

Latin America Quarterly Update April 2017

DAC Beachcroft's LatAm Quarterly Newsletter discusses topical news and issues in Latin America

Deregulation of the Brazilian Re-insurance Market – 10 years on

Deregulation of the Brazilian Re-insurance Market – 10 years on

Mientras que Brasil es ahora la novena economía más grande del mundo, con un valor estimado de alrededor de un trillón de dólares, la de-regulación de ...

New financial market regulator to be launched in Chile

New financial market regulator to be launched in Chile

Un nuevo regulador del mercado financiero será lanzado en Chile. El 23 de febrero del 2017 se publicó la ley que crea la Comisión del Mercado Financie ...

Colombia's Supreme Court hands down time bar judgment on  BI insurance

Colombia's Supreme Court hands down time bar judgment on BI insurance

De acuerdo con el artículo 1081 del Código de Comercio colombiano, la prescripción ordinaria de las acciones que se derivan del contrato de seguro es ...

New Corporate Governance, Risk Management and Internal Control Rules for Costa Rica

New Corporate Governance, Risk Management and Internal Control Rules for Costa Rica

Fondo Después de la crisis financiera mundial del 2009, los reguladores internacionales llegaron a la conclusión de que la falta de buenas prácticas d ...

Mexico – Supreme Court fails (for a second time) to clarify the extent of insureds' burden of proof when claiming under insurance policies

Mexico – Supreme Court fails (for a second time) to clarify the extent of insureds' burden of proof when claiming under insurance policies

En Noviembre de 2016 la 1ª Sala de la Suprema Corte de Justicia de México afirmó sentencias de tribunales inferiores en relación con un litigio de cob ...

Claims Control/Co-operation Clauses in Peru

Claims Control/Co-operation Clauses in Peru

En Perú, al igual que en otras jurisdicciones, las "cláusulas de control de reclamaciones" o " cláusulas de cooperación en materia de reclamación" son ...

Portugal - Guidelines on the access to personal data contained in workers' pay slips in the context of an enforcement procedure

Portugal - Guidelines on the access to personal data contained in workers' pay slips in the context of an enforcement procedure

The Portuguese Data Protection Authority (the "CNPD") published an opinion that assesses the possibility of employers providing copies of employees' p ...