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Insurance and reinsurance: construing inconsistent arbitration and jurisdiction clauses

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 12 2013

In the recent decision of British American Insurance (Kenya) Ltd v Matelec Sal and Thika Power Ltd the English court has ruled English law and London

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

UK High Court claim struck out as full redress was available under an ADR scheme

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 26 2013

The UK High Court recently refused to allow a claim to proceed in relation to mis-selling of an insurance product on the basis that the claimants had

Court upholds Arbitrators' decision that 911 World Trade Center attacks are two events

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 13 2013

In Aioi Nissan Dowa Insurance Company Limited v Heraldglen Limited and Another 2013 EWHC 154 (Comm), the Commercial Court upheld the decision of an

General Counsel Update - November 2013 - A summary of major developments in key areas

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, Indonesia, United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 29 2013

A round up of key legal and regulatory developments

The Front Comor: an end to anti-suit injunctions?

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union, Italy, United Kingdom
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  • December 31 2008

The Advocate General of the European Court of Justice (“ECJ”) has now delivered her opinion on a question referred to the ECJ by the House of Lords earlier this year in the case of the “Front Comor” concerning the use of anti-suit injunctions by the English Courts

Shipping bulletin January 2012

  • Stephenson Harwood LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 16 2012

Charter on an amended NYPE 1946 form provided that all cargo claims to be settled as per ICA 96

Turville v Chartis and the “arbitration clause” that wasn’t

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 8 2012

A clause providing for loss to be assessed under an insurance policy by way of a so-called “arbitration” procedure was held to be non-compliant with the Arbitration Act 1996 and therefore not a genuine arbitration clause

High Court favours stay of proceedings for ADR in Ford insurance dispute

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 19 2012

The Technology and Construction Court has rejected arguments that a clause under an insurance policy referring disputes to an Alternative Dispute Resolution (“ADR”) procedure operated as an arbitration clause

Twin towers: two events, two occurrences under English Law

  • Sedgwick LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 15 2013

In the recent case of Aioi Nissay Dowa Insurance Company Ltd v Heraldglen Ltd & Advent Capital (No 3) Ltd 2013 EWHC 154 (Comm), 8 February 2013