Regulation and Insurance
In a recent case, the High Court was asked to consider the business interruption losses resulting from a fire at the now-famous Sugar Hut club in Essex. The fire took place in 2009, not long before the venue took centre stage in popular TV programme 'The Only Way is Essex', as Shoosmiths reports.
Law Firm: Shoosmiths | Published: 10 December 2014 | Practice Area: Regulation and Insurance
Warranty and indemnity insurance is an increasingly common part of many corporate transactions. Corporate real estate transactions are no exception, although there are some differences to note, as this Nabarro briefing explains.
Law Firm: Nabarro | Published: 04 December 2014 | Practice Area: Warranties
The Supreme Court has delivered its long awaited judgment in Plevin v Paragon Personal Finance Ltd & Another, which has potentially far reaching implications for lenders. In this briefing, Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co discusses the central issues.
Law Firm: Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co | Published: 19 November 2014 | Practice Area: Consumer Credit
In a judgment which will be welcomed by insurers, the Court of Appeal has dismissed the appeal of an insured whose claim was held forfeit after it was proved he made a fraudulent statement to bring what otherwise would have been a legitimate claim. Bond Dickinson reports.
Law Firm: Bond Dickinson | Published: 22 October 2014 | Practice Area: Reinsurance and Underwriting
Driverless cars are set to be tested in the UK next year, prompting much debate over potential legal issues. Having a permanent connection to the internet and GPS will make such vehicles inherently trackable - Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co looks at questions around privacy and data protection.
Law Firm: Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co | Published: 07 October 2014 | Practice Area: Regulators and Enforcement
The use of warranty and indemnity insurance policies in M&A deals has become increasingly popular in recent years, with a big uptick in the US and Europe now extending further afield to Asia. In this Q&A, Latham & Watkins sheds some light on the utility of these polices in M&A deals.
Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 18 September 2014 | Practice Area: Mergers & Acquisitions
This newly updated insurance law timeline from Bond Dickinson outlines upcoming cases, legislation and expected developments over the next few years. Condensed down to just two pages, this guide acts as a concise overview to help you keep track of key milestones on the horizon from 2014 to 2017.
Law Firm: Bond Dickinson | Published: 15 September 2014 | Practice Area: Regulation and Insurance
Concerns have been raised over the security of cloud storage sites following the recent leak and online publication of intimate pictures of celebrities including Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence. In this briefing, Bond Dickinson examines the legal risks for both cloud users and providers.
Law Firm: Bond Dickinson | Published: 04 September 2014 | Practice Area: Security
A Guernsey incorporated cell company (ICC) is a company which has the power to establish incorporated cells as part of its corporate structure. This briefing describes an ICC's key features and summarises the formation, structure and liquidation procedures particular to this type of company.
Law Firm: Carey Olsen | Published: 19 August 2014 | Practice Area: Company Administration
The EU has adopted economic sanctions against Russia, in the latest step relating to the protection of the territorial integrity of Ukraine. In this briefing, DLA Piper looks at the latest state of affairs and sets out what companies with business connections in Russia should do now.
Law Firm: DLA Piper | Published: 11 August 2014 | Practice Area: Cross-border: Commercial and International Trade
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