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England and Wales: Gard Marine v China National THE OCEAN VICTORY: “is it any of your business?”
  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 26 2017

This case concerned a claim by a demise charterer against a sub charterer, based on the demise charterer's own liability to the head owner for the


First Roberts v Johnstone decision under new discount rate
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 26 2017

The Claimant suffered severe spastic cerebral palsy as a result of the Defendant's admitted negligence. Whilst the Claimant had resided in his


Managing risk: a disputes perspective (2017)
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 25 2017

Herbert Smith Freehills recently held its annual disputes client conference exploring some key legal and compliance risks facing major corporates


Insurers to satisfy judgments against unnamed drivers
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 25 2017

Vehicle insurers could be liable under the Road Traffic Act 1988 to satisfy a judgment obtained against an unnamed driver following a Court of Appeal


The Ocean Victory: joint insurance, waiver of liability and unintended consequences
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 25 2017

The Supreme Court has ruled in the Ocean Victory that two parties who agreed to obtain "joint insurance" had also implicitly agreed to waive liability


High Court revisits the question of the breach of duty of care in relation to mesothelioma
  • Cooley LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • May 25 2017

English law has developed a body of principles to address the particular problems posed by mesothelioma. This special area of law is known as the


Extending insurers' liability for untraced drivers
  • BLM
  • United Kingdom
  • May 25 2017

The Court of Appeal’s latest foray into the world of motor insurance disrupts the long-standing statutory and non-statutory routes to compensation


Exemption Clauses - Persimmon Homes v Ove Arup
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 25 2017

Developers sought to claim against their engineers following the discovery of asbestos on the site. The parties had entered into two agreements


Insurance reform: redress when insurers pay late
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 24 2017

As of 4 May 2017 policyholders will have the right to sue their insurers if their insurers fail to pay a claim within a reasonable time. The right is


Obtaining information on an opponent’s insurance arrangements - has the door been closed?
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 24 2017

There have been a number of cases in recent years in which a party has sought to utilise the provisions of the CPR in order to obtain information on