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Contractual prescription clauses: South African insurers not alone

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Hong Kong, South Africa
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  • March 31 2014

South African insurers can take heart from the Hong Kong High Court's judgment to uphold an insurers' reliance both on a time limit clause and a

Third party rights against insurers and the Bridgecorp decision do Hong Kong insurers need to be concerned?

  • Mayer Brown JSM
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  • Hong Kong, United Kingdom
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  • March 7 2014

The Third Party (Rights Against Insurers) Ordinance Cap 273 (TPRAI) in Hong Kong allows third parties to claim against the wrongdoer's liability

Insurers are not presumed to have knowledge of matters merely because they are available in the media

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • Hong Kong
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  • January 31 2014

In Hua Tyan Development Ltd v Zurich Insurance Company Ltd and Another 2013 HKCU 1858, the Hong Kong Court of Appeal considered whether the

Establishment of a new Independent Insurance Authority in Hong Kong consultation conclusions

  • Mayer Brown JSM
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  • Hong Kong
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  • January 13 2014

In the near future, Hong Kong will have a new insurance regulator which is financially and operationally independent from the government - the

Mother found guilty of insurance fraud - HKSAR v. Man Choi-wa

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Hong Kong
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  • November 13 2013

A Hong Kong mother who took out two life insurance policies for her baby was found guilty of one count of fraud and one of attempted fraud for

Mediation duty to get engaged?

  • RPC
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  • Hong Kong, United Kingdom
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  • October 31 2013

The PGF II SA v OMFS Company 1 Limited case is a landmark decision released last week, in which the English Court of Appeal upheld a decision to

Is a cover note a formal insurance policy?

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Hong Kong
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  • September 18 2013

The Court of Appeal in China Ping An Insurance (Hong Kong) Company Limited v. Tsang Fung Yin Josephine and Mohammad Taj (CACV 1792012) found that

Insurers not presumed to know facts merely because they are available on the internet

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Hong Kong
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  • September 17 2013

Should the insurer be presumed to have knowledge of matters that it could have discovered from public resources? The Court of Appeal in Hua Tyan

Defendants aren't always required to disclose documents referred to in their pleadings Moulin v. Olivia Lee

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • Hong Kong
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  • July 29 2013

In Moulin Global Eyecare Holdings Limited (In Liquidation) v. Olivia Lee Sin Mei, the Court of Appeal dismissed the plaintiff's appeal for an order

Transfer of long-term business and the court's role

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • Hong Kong
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  • April 18 2013

This case concerned a petition presented jointly by AXA (Hong Kong) Life Insurance Company Limited (AXA (HK)) and AXA China Region Insurance Company