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The Association of British Insurers consults on statement of best practice for critical illness cover

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 17 2010

The Association of British Insurers (the ABI) has recently published a consultation paper on its statement of best practice for critical illness cover

Scottish Court rejects insurers' challenge over compensation for pleural plaques

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • January 13 2010

The Scottish Court has upheld legislation that maintains the right to compensation for pleural plaques sufferers in Scotland

Northern Ireland intends to restore compensation for pleural plaques

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 15 2009

Northern Ireland's Finance Minister, Nigel Dodds, has announced he is to recommend a change to the law, similar to that recently enacted in Scotland, which will allow individuals with pleural plaques to claim compensation

Further support for Scottish pleural plaques bill

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 21 2008

On 26 June 2008 we reported that the Scottish Parliament had proposed a bill to reinstate compensation for individuals who have pleural plaques, thereby reversing in Scotland the effect of the House of Lord's decision in Johnston v NEI International Combustion

ABI extends genetics moratorium to 2014

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
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  • June 18 2008

On 13 June 2008, the Association of British Insurers (ABI) announced that the moratorium enabling consumers to take out substantial amounts of insurance without having to disclose adverse results of predictive genetic tests, has been extended to 2014

The Privy Council overrules the Cayman Isands Court of Appeal in respect of the repudiation of a health insurance contract

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • Cayman Islands, United Kingdom
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  • January 30 2008

In Zeller v British Caymanian Insurance Company 2008 UKPC 4, Mr Zeller sought indemnification under his employer's health insurance policy in respect of his costs of having major heart surgery