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Court of Appeal reaffirms law on aggregation of claims pursuant to a “cause” based wording

USA - March 28 2022 In Spire Healthcare v Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Ltd [2022] EWCA Civ 17, the Court of Appeal reversed the first instance decision of Judge…

Delaware Expands Use of Directors and Officers Captive Insurance

USA - February 9 2022 On February 7, 2022, Delaware Governor John Carney signed into law a bill that amends the Delaware General Corporation Law (DGCL) to expressly allow…

Fair Presentation, Moral Hazard and Material Circumstances

United Kingdom - December 6 2021 In the recent decision in Berkshire Assets (West London) Ltd v AXA Insurance UK Plc [2021] EWHC 2689 (Comm), Lionel Persey QC, sitting as a Judge of…

Court of Appeal Upholds Decision on Inducement

Switzerland - April 27 2021 The Court of Appeal has, in its recent judgment in Zurich Insurance Plc v Niramax Group Ltd [2021] EWCA Civ 590, addressed important issues of…

Using a Professional Employer Organization? Check for Employment Practices Liability Insurance

USA - March 23 2021 Professional employer organizations provide human resources solutions for small and mid-size businesses. In the US, PEOs serve more than 175,000…

Supreme Court Finds in Favour of Policyholders in FCA COVID-19 Test Case

United Kingdom - January 15 2021 On 15 January 2021, the Supreme Court handed down its judgment in the FCA COVID-19 test case, heard on a “leapfrog” appeal (bypassing the Court of…

Supreme Court Finds in Favour of Policyholders in FCA COVID-19 Test Case

USA - December 15 2020 This morning the Supreme Court handed down its judgment in the FCA COVID-19 test case, heard on a leapfrog appeal (bypassing the Court of Appeal)…

Halliburton v Chubb: Supreme Court Rules on Arbitrator Impartiality

USA - December 14 2020 In a long-awaited decision, the Supreme Court has recently handed down a judgment of critical importance addressing an arbitrator’s duty of…

FCA Publishes Draft Guidance on Proving the Presence of COVID-19

United Kingdom - December 14 2020 On 11 December, the Financial Conduct Authority published draft guidance on how the presence of COVID-19 can be proved where that is a necessary…

Lloyd’s Part VII Transfer Approved by English High Court

United Kingdom - November 26 2020 With Lloyd’s syndicates due to lose their EEA passporting rights on 31 December 2020, on 25 November the English High Court sanctioned a Part VII…