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New era of supervision of Australian private health insurers

  • Clyde & Co LLP
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  • Australia
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  • January 14 2015

As part of the initiatives announced by the Federal Government in the 2014-15 Budget, it has been proposed that the Private Health Insurance

Court cases and arbitration

  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
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  • Australia, France, United Kingdom
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  • January 14 2015

The recent NSW Supreme Court case of Poole v Chubb Insurance Company is illustrative of the difficulties faced by insurers in proving fraudulent

Corporate insurance advent calendar - regulators to act to reduce underinsurance

  • Clyde & Co LLP
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  • Australia
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  • December 23 2014

Recent natural disasters have highlighted the gap between a consumer's understanding of their home insurance policy and its actual terms - leading to

Into the breach: Allianz Australia Insurance Ltd v Bluescope Steel Ltd 2014 NSWCA 276

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Australia
  • -
  • December 22 2014

The recent NSW Court of Appeal decision in Allianz Australia Insurance Ltd v Bluescope Steel Ltd provides useful guidance on a little

Horse flu class action applicants sidestep limitations point

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Australia
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  • December 22 2014

The applicants in the long running equine influenza (horse flu) class action have had a procedural victory, obtaining leave to amend

Capital gains tax exemption for compensation and insurance

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Australia
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  • December 22 2014

In the 2012-13 Federal Budget, the government announced that it would make additions to the capital gains tax (CGT) exemptions for

Add-on insurance products and a new approach to regulation

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Australia, United Kingdom
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  • December 22 2014

Behavioural economics is fast becoming the driving force behind financial services regulation in the UK, and it is an approach that has

Plaintiff’s joinder of insurer as defendant does the plaintiff have to ride on alone?

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Australia
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  • December 22 2014

Where an insurer has denied indemnity, it is uncontroversial that the insured may seek leave to join the insurer as a third party to the

VCEC inquiry into Wrongs Act 1958 (Vic) complete but Parliament yet to legislate

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Australia
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  • December 22 2014

In May 2013, The Victorian Competition and Efficiency Commission (the Commission) was directed to conduct an inquiry into the Wrongs Act

Commercial litigation: 10 significant developments in Australia in 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia
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  • December 19 2014

As we approach the end of 2014, it is timely to reflect on events during the year. While there were many important developments, here are our