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Transport Select Committee publishes fourth report - fraud and the cost of motor insurance

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 10 2014

The Transport Select Committee (TSC) has published its fourth report since 2010, dealing with the cost of motor insurance. The report notes that the

GA security: "pay now, argue later"

  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 16 2014

The recent case of St Maximus Shipping Co. Ltd v A.P. Moller-Maersk AS1 is the latest in a run of judgments regarding the effect of guarantee

Warranties hanging in there?

  • Ince & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 9 2014

In our Winter 2013 E-Brief we commented on the Commercial Court's decision in Amlin Corporate Member Ltd & Others v Oriental Assurance Corporation

Fulton Shipping Inc and Globalia Business Travel S.A.U. ("The NEW FLAMENCO")

  • Clyde & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 6 2014

In a case that has implications for the law of mitigation and damages in the context of contract law generally, the Commercial Court found that a

Insurer must follow the settlements, notwithstanding clause purporting to limit settlement to settling insurers only

  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
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  • United Kingdom, USA
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  • April 29 2014

Interest holders in a vessel insured a 50 interest with certain Lloyd's Syndicates, and a 30 interest with Aigaion Insurance Company. The terms of

Insurer bound to pay under a follow clause

  • Burges Salmon LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 13 2014

Can a follow clause in an insurance policy require an insurer to pay even when a settlement entered into by other insurers in respect of the same

"The Alexandros T": a jurisdictional battle on the high seas

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 31 2014

A recent decision of the English Supreme Court, the "Alexandros T" 2013 UKSC 70, saw the Court grapple with the issues of a complex jurisdictional

Perils of the seas needn’t be too perilous

  • DLA Piper LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 20 2013

When the cargo vessel "Irene EM" grounded on 30 October 2009 in the Gulf of Khambhat, underwriters declined cover as the loss was not caused by a

Supreme Court refuses a stay of proceedings, allowing insurers to pursue damages for breach of settlement and jurisdiction agreements

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 11 2013

The Alexandros T 2013 UKSC 70 concerned the application of Articles 27 and 28 of EC Regulation 442001 (the Brussels Regulation). Where proceedings

English High Court holds vessel a constructive total loss

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 5 2013

In a lengthy judgment, Mr Justice Andrew Smith found that damage resulting from the grounding of the vessel "Irene EM" was caused by an insured peril