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Insurer must cover burnt out brothel with Comancheros affiliations
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • April 12 2017

The insured company operated a brothel from premises located in the ACT. The premises were insured against property damage and liability pursuant to


Spotlight on exclusion clauses as insurers caught unawares
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • April 6 2017

Would the exclusions in your insurance policies stand up when put to the test? Insurers and insurance brokers need to be aware that many exclusion


Jet-skiers rescued by section 54
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • March 9 2017

On 27 November 2010, Nathan Whittington was a passenger on a jet-ski which was owned by Todd Smeaton and being operated by his brother Scott Smeaton


Motley Crewe
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • March 9 2017

An insured company provided management consultancy services to Akron Roads Pty Ltd. In addition, the managing director of the insured company - Mr


Air crash machination
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • March 9 2017

In the last few years 'other insurance' clauses and section 45 of the Insurance Contracts Act, have received a lot of judicial attention. The leading


Don’t forget about costs: lessons for appealing costs orders
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • February 24 2017

The ACT Court of Appeal has declined to make a costs order in favour of a motor vehicle accident insurer after the insurer successfully appealed the


Case update: Thorn v Kelly 2016 NSWSC 1748 (9 December 2016)
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • January 11 2017

Mr Ross Monteleone suffered injuries in a work related incident on 15 March 2014 during his employment with William Andrew, William Richard, and


Fintech startup licensing exemptions released by ASIC
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • December 16 2016

ASIC has released regulatory relief instruments and a Regulatory Guide 257: Testing fintech products and services without holding an AFS or credit


Healy v Logan City Council
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • December 14 2016

This appeal considered the extent of the right of a claimant to seek information from an insurer under section 279 of the Queensland Workers'


Demolishing Liability to Indemnify
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • November 29 2016

The Supreme Court of Victoria has considered whether plans to demolish buildings are relevant to an insurer's decision whether to accept the risk