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Zemberis, Markezinis, Lambrou & Associates | Greece | 31 May 2022

Group life insurance: local court protects rights of insured individual

Group insurance is a common yet distinctive form of insurance policy. Problems will occur when the policyholder does not observe the terms and conditions of the policy. In a 2019 decision, the local first-instance court in the northern Greek town of Edessa had to address this issue when the beneficiaries in a group life insurance plan claimed the proceeds that their insurer had denied them as......
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Hogan Lovells | European Union, France | 22 Apr 2022

Actualités législatives et règlementaires - Février/Mars 2022

Le bureau Parisien de Hogan Lovells a le plaisir de vous adresser sa lettre d'information mensuelle qui vous présente les Actualités législatives et…
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Fellner Wratzfeld & Partner | Austria | 15 Mar 2022

Reversal of life insurance contracts

In 2013 the Court of Justice the European Union (ECJ) ruled that the right of withdrawal from a life insurance contract can in fact be exercised for…
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Duane Morris LLP | USA | 27 Oct 2021

Estate Planning Advised as Congress Considers the Build Back Better Act and Other Proposals

As an update to our September 24, 2021, Alert on the Build Back Better Act, this Alert highlights certain common estate planning techniques that may…
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Forsters LLP | United Kingdom | 16 Sep 2021

UK inheritance tax and estate planning considerations for foreign purchasers of residential properties

When acquiring UK property, aside from seeking legal support on conveyancing, purchasers should seek advice on the broader tax and legal implications. As with any substantial acquisition or investment, there will always be potential pitfalls. This article discusses tax and estate planning considerations, including mortgages, life insurance and wills.
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Fasken | South Africa | 13 Jul 2021

A series of unfortunate events: Interpretation of a policyholder’s repudiation of a life insurance policy

On 7 May 2020, the Supreme Court of Appeal (the “SCA”) considered whether the actions taken by the holder of a life insurance policy with Discovery…
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Lexology PRO | European Union, Ireland | 18 Jun 2021

EU charges insurance association with restricting access to data pool

The European Commission has accused Insurance Ireland of “arbitrarily delaying” or denying rival insurers access to its data-sharing platform.
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Lexology PRO | Singapore, United Kingdom | 15 Jun 2021

Singapore chides UK insurance companies over regulatory and compliance failures

Singapore’s financial regulator has reprimanded four financial institutions, including local subsidiaries of UK insurance companies Aviva and Prudential, an Aviva executive and a consultant for breaking compensation rules.
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Levenfeld Pearlstein LLC | USA | 21 Apr 2021

Insurance. Insurance Trusts. Insurance Trusts NOW.

“Insurance.” The word itself evokes different reactions. The range of emotions expands when we mention “life insurance.” And if we add, trust - “life…
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McCann FitzGerald LLP | Ireland | 10 Aug 2020

Commencing the Consumer Insurance Contracts Act

The Minister for Finance has announced that the Consumer Insurance Contracts Act 2019 (the “Act”) is to be commenced in two phases with the bulk of…
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