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Shipping Sector Update: Sulamerica CIA Nacional de Seguros SA and others v Enesa Engenharia SA and others 2012 EWCA Civ 638

  • Eversheds LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 13 2013

The dispute arose in connection with two construction all risk insurance policies between the appellant Enesa (“Insured”) and the respondent

General counsel update September 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, China, European Union, Hong Kong, Russia, United Kingdom, USA
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  • September 29 2014

The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) Court's new rules come into force on 1 October 2014 and are to apply to any arbitration

Interaction between service of suit and arbitration clauses

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 1 2008

The recent judgment of the Commercial Court in Ace Capital Ltd v CMS Energy Corporation 2008 EWHC 1843 (Comm) considered the inter-relationship between a USA service of suit clause and an English arbitration clause in the context of a policy of insurance

Katrina and beyond the Commercial Court gets tough on damages

  • RPC
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • June 4 2010

The Commercial Court demonstrated again last week its reluctance to overturn arbitration awards where the appellant is unable to demonstrate any error in law

A summary of major developments in key areas - general counsel update - July 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, European Union, Hong Kong, United Kingdom
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  • July 15 2014

Legislation, in the form of a Regulation and Directive, has been published in the Official Journal of the European Union which will substantially

Reinsurance update - October 2014

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
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  • October 9 2014

This edition provides an update of recent developments of interest to the global reinsurance industry. On the US side, the US Case Note highlights a

MoU between FCA and FOS: will complaints handling become more risky?

  • RPC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 29 2012

The FOS published a draft MoU with the future FCA that has blurred an already hazy line between the ombudsman and regulator

Is a service of suit clause sufficient to trump an arbitration clause?

  • Jorden Burt LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 21 2008

Reinsurance treaties often contain so-called “service of suit” clauses

Where an insurance policy provides for arbitration within a certain time limit, does the expiry of this time limit terminate the right to bring a claim under the policy?

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 3 2010

In (1) William McIlroy Swindon Ltd (2) Rannoch Investments Ltd v Quinn Insurance Ltd 2010 EWHC 2488 (TCC), the Court considered preliminary issues in two claims brought against an insurer under the Third Parties (Rights Against Insurers) Act 1930

Reinsurance: WTC losses from two events, not one

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 18 2013

The English High Court has, for the first time, tackled the question whether the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Centre arose from one or two