General insurance principles

General insurance principles guidance:

While there are a number of different types of insurance that will be in place on construction projects, for the purpose of this Practice Note we propose to deal with a...

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This Practice Note considers the Third Parties (Rights Against Insurers) Act 2010 (TP(RAI)A 2010) and the Third Parties (Rights Against Insurers) Act 1930 (TP(RAI)A...

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Introduction What is double insurance? Double insurance is where the same party is insured under two or more policies in respect of the same subject-matter (whether that...

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This Practice Note examines the nature of insurable interest, how it has been defined by the Marine Insurance Act and in common law and its relationship and impact on...

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This Practice Note examines the nature of joint names insurance, the distinction between joint and composite insurance and its impact on construction insurance contracts...

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This Practice Note examines the nature of subrogation and its relationship and impact on construction insurance contracts and construction contracts generally. Legal...

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