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Claims, professional activities and wrongful acts: Aquagenics v Certain Underwriters at Lloyd’s
  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
  • Australia
  • June 23 2017

This Australian case concerns a claim made by a water treatment engineering company under a claims made professional indemnity policy. The assured


Section 6 gone but not forgotten - the ‘no utility’ legacy
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Australia
  • June 22 2017

On 1 June 2017, the Civil Liability (Third Party Claims Against Insurers) Act 2017 (the Act) received Royal Assent and entered into force in New


A hard landing for narrow reading of insuring clause covering claims “resulting from conduct”
  • Barry.Nilsson. Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 19 2017

A Medical Malpractice Civil Liability policy did respond to a claim for indemnity by an insured who had failed to provide any health care services. In


Repeal of outdated Section 6 of the Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1946 (NSW)
  • Hall & Wilcox
  • Australia
  • June 16 2017

Section 6 of the Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1946 (NSW) has been repealed. It has been replaced by the Civil Liability (Third Party


Claims Made Policy Sows the Seeds of Doubt
  • Barry.Nilsson. Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 16 2017

The Federal Court held that not only was an insurer obliged to indemnify its insured because the claim arose out of a "wrongful'act under the policy


Third party rights to insurance monies - the new generation
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • June 14 2017

For the last 70 years third party claimants and insurers in NSW have had to wrestle with what the Court of Appeal has described an "undoubtedly opaque


Third party claims against insurers in NSW - farewell to the statutory charge
  • Johnson Winter & Slattery
  • Australia
  • June 14 2017

On 1 June 2017 a new law came into effect in New South Wales relevant to liquidators’ rights to directly pursue the insurer of a proposed defendant


Third Party Rights to Insurance Monies The New Generation
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • June 8 2017

For the last 70 years third party claimants and insurers in NSW have had to wrestle with what the Court of Appeal has described an "undoubtedly opaque


Australia: MetLife Insurance Ltd v RGA Reinsurance Company of Australia Ltd
  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
  • Australia
  • June 2 2017

The decision in MetLife Insurance Ltd v RGA Reinsurance Company of Australia Ltd considered the 'back to back' presumption in facultative


The importance of satisfying a condition precedent
  • Barry.Nilsson. Lawyers
  • Australia
  • June 1 2017

The plaintiff insurer was not entitled to rely on a deed of indemnity to recover $4.3M in remedial work costs because of its failure to comply with a