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No more excuses for inactive directors

Cayman Islands - September 6 2011 On 26 August 2011 the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands found that directors Stefan Peterson and Hans Ekstrom of Weavering Macro Fixed Income Fund (the “Fund”) were guilty of wilful neglect in the discharge of their duties.

Lisa Jones

A case of unintended consequences

United Kingdom - April 12 2017 Supreme Court Judgment of Lowick Rose LLP (formerly known as Hurst Morrison Thomson LLP) (in liquidation) v Swynson Ltd and another [2017] UKSC 32 The…

Victoria Sugden

Insurance broker E&O exposures: COVID-19

United Kingdom - March 26 2020 As insurers brace themselves for large volumes of notifications across all lines of business relating to Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) we expect…

Richard Booth, Karen Morrish

Annual Insurance Review 2016

European Union, United Kingdom - January 9 2017 Last year we identified the standout insurance law event of 2015 as the impending introduction of the Insurance Act 2015. Little did we anticipate the…

Jeremy Barnes, Rupert Boswall, Joe Bryant, Davina Given, Ben Goodier, James Miller, Robert Morris, David Smyth, Jonathan Wood

Insurance review 2014

United Kingdom - January 16 2015 The fundamentals of insurance contract law were set out over a century ago in the Marine Insurance Act 1906. In 2014, the Parliamentary process for…

Jeremy Barnes, Rupert Boswall, Richard Breavington, James Miller, Robert Morris