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Challenges ahead for insurance claims teams

USA - December 18 2018 Claims teams will come under increased pressure due to increased severity and frequency of catastrophic events. 2018 was a tumultuous year for claims…

Shift expected in the collection and use of personal data in the US

USA - December 18 2018 Insurers must be ready to adapt coverages and services accordingly. Two key issues, GDPR and California Privacy Act Regulations, coupled with the…

The growth of environmental product liability litigation worldwide to continue in 2019

USA - December 17 2018 An increasing body of litigation claiming damages for the effects of manufactured products. Among the recent cases are the lawsuits brought in the…

Three things to watch out for in the Middle East in 2019

United Arab Emirates - December 14 2018 Mandatory health insurance, new life rules and regulatory enforcement will top the bill. The coming year looks set to be a busy one in the Middle East…

Successful defence of playground injury claim is a good sign for local authorities

United Kingdom - December 14 2018 Clyde & Co are pleased to report the successful defence of a claim against Maidstone Council after a student sustained a serious injury in a zip-wire…

Ruling opens a door for more foreign debtors

USA - December 13 2018 A decision by the US District Court for the Northern District of California earlier in 2018 has potentially important implications for the future…

2019 will define insurance landscape for cryptocurrencies

United Kingdom - December 13 2018 Greater understanding key to insurers unlocking potential of new business line. As the cryptocurrency market slowly gains broader acceptance…

Unicorns under pressure

USA - December 12 2018 Employment-related claims for private tech companies likely to rise in 2019. 2018 was another challenging year of legal and regulatory scrutiny for…

ICOs: Understanding the Risks

USA - December 12 2018 Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) are already a multibillion-dollar strategy for raising capital and are growing in importance. They do, however, present…

US and UK Finalize Bilateral Agreement Regarding Insurance and Reinsurance

European Union, United Kingdom, USA - December 12 2018 On December 11, 2018, the US Treasury and the US Trade Representative’s office announced the finalization of the Bilateral Agreement between the…