Giambrone & Partners
The long-awaited decision from the Supreme Court regarding Financial Conduct Authority's (FCA) test case for the business interruption clauses in commercial insurance policies has been announced...
The UK Supreme Court has given its much-anticipated judgment in the appeal of the business interruption insurance test case brought by the Financial Conduct Authority, substantially allowing the...
Reed Smith (Worldwide)
In a late 2020 judgment (Aegean Baltic Bank SA v Renzlor Shipping Ltd and Ors  EWHC 2851 (Comm)), the High Court provided important guidance on the position of a bank under security...
Guy Blackwood QC of Quadrant Chambers appeared on behalf of Herculito, the successful appellant, instructed by Richard Neylon and Jenny Salmon at HFW.
An article exploring the potential impact of a no-deal Brexit on the Lloyd's market.
With Lloyd's syndicates due to lose their EEA passporting rights on 31 December 2020, on 25 November the English High Court sanctioned a Part VII transfer of all policies (or parts of policies) insuring EEA risks from the syndicates ...
Over the last few years, a number of factors, including the introduction of a new UK regulator, the Office for Product Safety and Standards, and an increased international focus...
William Glassey and Tim Shepherd consider the impact of rising claims against professional advisers on solicitors PI insurance.
In our article last week, we showed how the use of a completely new type of data, digital behavioural data, can enhance the fraud models of insurers.
Final clarity still awaited in Business Interruption Insurance litigation as insurers may yet appeal to the Supreme Court
At a hearing on 2 October 2020, the court made a number of orders following on from its judgment.
Beale & Co
As a firm, we have provided regular updates on the FCA Business Interruption (BI) test case - you can link to our published articles here.
On 15 September 2020, the High Court held that the majority of businesses who were forced to close as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and whom hold business interruption (BI) insurance...
Alys Jones considers the issues under contention in the Financial Conduct Authority's business interruption insurance test case.
Theall Group LLP
England's Financial Conduct Authority ("FCA") was largely successful in its test case against eight (8) insurers...
Rahman Ravelli Solicitors
There are fears among insurance underwriters that the COVID-19 pandemic will prompt a wave of major litigation claims.
Clyde & Co
On July 31, 2020, the National Association of Insurance Commissioners ("NAIC") Climate Risk and Resilience (C) Working Group (the "Working Group")
Clyde & Co
The decision of the Admiralty Court handed down this week in Holyhead Marina v. Peter Farrer  EWHC 1750 (Admlty) considers
Clyde & Co
On 26 June 2020, the High Court, Gauteng Local Division, Johannesburg upheld an application by seventy-four applicants against Constantia Insurance Company
Clyde & Co
On August 4, 2020, the Big Data (EX) Working Group (the "Big Data WG") of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners ("NAIC")