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FSA consultation: tracing employers’ liability insurers
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 29 2012

Claims for work related illness are on the increase


Top tips for defending noise induced hearing loss claims
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 29 2012

The Supreme Court decision in Baker v Quantum Clothing Ltd 2011 was seen as having prevented the opening of the floodgates of industrial deafness claims


Historical disease claims: sins of the past
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 29 2012

The process of identifying corporate responsibility for historical disease claims will depend in large part of the availability of accurate information as to the history of the relevant business and of its owners


Financial Institution E-briefing: Airbus & Oba v Roberts 2012 EWHC 3631 (Admin)
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 18 2013

An employer and its insurer successfully applied for committal proceedings for contempt of Court after proving the employee (R) knowingly made a


Do i need equine insurance?
  • Cobbetts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 7 2012

A lmost all of us will have insurance for the two most expensive items in our lives, our home and our motor vehicle


Report proves that ‘compensation culture’ is a myth as fears increase about workplace safety
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 31 2013

The increasing 'compensation culture' shouted about by insurers and criticised by the Government is a myth, according to a report which shows that


Johnston v NEI International Combustion Limited, Rothwell v Chemical and Insulating Company Limited and others, Topping v Benchtown Limited, Grieves v FT Everard & Sons and others
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 18 2008

In a decision which will come as a relief to insurers and reinsurers, the House of Lords has unanimously upheld decisions of the Court of Appeal to overturn awards for damages for the development of pleural plaques


Regulation: notice of censure published by Lloyd's enforcement board in relation to Ark Syndicate Management (ASM) employees
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 4 2009

A recent Lloyd's Market Bulletin ref: Y4280 (14 May 2009) gives details of three individuals who, when changing employment to a competitor, committed various breaches of their obligations to their previous employer


FSA encourages company nominees for senior management roles into withdrawing applications
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • September 1 2009

The FSA's more interventionist role in scrutinising new senior management jobs at large financial services firms has forced firms to drop nearly one in ten (9) of applicants as the FSA had indicated that they may reject applicants they do not approve of says Reynolds Porter Chamberlain (RPC), the City law firm


High Court rules on existence of insurance policy
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 21 2010

In Ian Hall v (1) Newall Heating Limited; (2) AGF Insurance Limited (March 2010) unreported, the court held that Mr Hall, who is suffering from mesothelioma caused by exposure to asbestos, could not identify AGF Insurance (AGF) as being liable, pursuant to the provisions of the Third Party (Rights against Insurers) Act 1930, to satisfy a default judgment obtained against Newall Heating (Newall