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Finding room in DOCAs for insured claims and payouts with the help of the Corporations Act

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • April 30 2015

The amendment to the DOCA meant that insurance proceeds were excluded from the proof and pro rata divisibility provisions, so the beneficiary of the

Are you cyber resilient? A quick overview of ASIC Report 429.

  • McCabes
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  • Australia
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  • April 30 2015

ASIC's latest report notifies its regulated population of the importance of being prepared for cyber-attacks, being the use of electronic technology

Plaintiff needed expert evidence to prove speed caused collision

  • Denning Insurance Law
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  • Australia
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  • April 28 2015

Mr Steven Tinworth (Tinworth) was injured at Ipswich, Queensland at the time of the January 2011 floods. He was struck by an aquaplaning vehicle as he

ASIC cracks down on irresponsible lending practices for consumer credit

  • Cordato Partners
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  • Australia
  • -
  • April 27 2015

It's easy to dismiss the large penalty against The Cash Store for contravening the consumer credit law as a warning for payday lenders only. ASIC

‘Following car’ 75 to blame for unsafe overtaking manouevre

  • Denning Insurance Law
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  • Australia
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  • April 22 2015

The Plaintiff, Mr Gilbert Veyt (Veyt), a 51 year old motorcycle rider, was attempting to overtake a truck, driven by the Defendant, Mr Lyle Stevenson

New duty of disclosure regulations released

  • DLA Piper LLP
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  • Australia
  • -
  • April 22 2015

The regulation (Insurance Contracts Amendment Regulation 2015 (No. 1) (Cth)) setting out the new recommended wording for notifying customers of their

Decisions, decisions: evidence from a key decision-maker sufficient for the purposes of s 28 of the ICA

  • Carter Newell
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  • Australia
  • -
  • April 21 2015

The long running saga of Prepaid Services Pty Ltd and Atradius Credit Insurance NV appears to have finally run its course in the latest (and quite

Expert evidence used to support an insurer’s declinature of cover under a policy

  • Barry.Nilsson. Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • April 17 2015

The Supreme Court of Queensland handed down its decision in Matton Developments Pty Ltd v CGU Insurance Limited (No 2) 2015 QSC 72 on 15 April 2015

Ten issues in notifying circumstances under a claims made liability policy

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
  • -
  • April 16 2015

A "claims made" insurance policy covers the insured for liability arising from claims made against them during the policy period. The policy may also

Excess liability policies when are they triggered?

  • Minter Ellison
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  • Australia
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  • April 15 2015

The answer that first comes to mind is, 'When the underlying policy(s) are exhausted.' Well, it is sometimes not that simple. In the recent decision