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What's the Situation? The Property is Insured!

Australia - June 30 2020 A recent decision of the Federal Court found that the term "Property Insured" in an Industrial Special Risks Policy may extend to all property that is…

Tropical Cyclone Debbie raises the roof - or does she? A recap on building defects, non-disclosure, waiver and estoppel

Australia - May 17 2020 Courts will always look to the equitable nature of dealings when determining the operation of an insurance contract. This case note demonstrates how…

Insurers can’t ‘escape’ cover just because of ‘other insurance’

Australia - November 27 2019 The proper application of ‘other insurance’ clauses is an issue subject to constant debate in the insurance industry. In Allianz Insurance Australia…

Isabel Cusumano

Not named but still covered - subcontractor covered under Contract Works Policy

Australia - August 15 2019 The usual limitation in policy wording to only apply cover to those sub-contractors who expressly require insurance has long thought to been to be…

Isabel Cusumano

Causation without a cause

Australia - May 7 2019 There does not need to be a direct causal link between the cause and the damage. Rather, it is sufficient to establish that the damage would not have…

Isabel Cusumano