Market practice

View Insurance & Reinsurance by content type:

Featured Insurance & Reinsurance content

Practice notes
Consistent with the common law of contract, an insurer is not able to transfer the burden of its obligations under a contract of insurance without the...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Geraldine Quirk of Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner 15th Oct
Practice notes
Contributory negligenceThe question of contributory negligence is dependent on the facts of the case. In Davies the Court of Appeal stated that...
Read More >
26th Sep
Practice notes
This Practice Note considers the following issues in relation to the development and use of autonomous and connected vehicles (also referred to as...
Read More >
26th Sep
Practice notes
Overlapping insurance policesThere are various reasons why an insured may end up with overlapping insurance cover, whether deliberately or...
Read More >
26th Sep
Practice notes
This Practice Note covers the legal framework and regulatory guidance to be considered in determining whether an arrangement constitutes a contract of...
Read More >
26th Sep
Practice notes
Under the general prohibition a person cannot carry out a regulated activity, or purport to carry out a regulated activity, in the UK unless they are...
Read More >
26th Sep
Practice notes
This document tracks the movement of where (re)insurance companies will move in order to retain ‘passporting’ rights, following the UK’s decision to...
Read More >
25th Sep
Practice notes
BREXIT: As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has...
Read More >
25th Sep
Practice notes
BREXIT: As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has...
Read More >
25th Sep
Practice notes
Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day, ie 31 January 2020, has implications for practitioners considering road traffic accidents. For...
Read More >
25th Sep
Practice notes
IntroductionOne of the purposes of a commercial contract is to allocate risk and liability through, for example, the provision of indemnities. In this...
Read More >
25th Sep
Practice notes
In some instances someone may suffer damage that results partly from their own fault and partly from the fault of someone else. A claim in respect of...
Read More >
25th Sep
Practice notes
DefinitionsFraudDefined in Derry v Peek as where it is shown that:'a false representation has been made (1) knowingly, or (2) without belief in its...
Read More >
25th Sep
Practice notes
What is the Lloyd’s market?The Lloyd’s market is an insurance market, whose origins date back to the seventeenth century. Merchants would meet at...
Read More >
25th Sep
Practice notes
The question of whether a road user has failed to drive with reasonable care is fact sensitive.Evidence of negligence may be gleaned from the...
Read More >
25th Sep
Practice notes
BREXIT: As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has...
Read More >
25th Sep

Most recent Market practice content

Practice notes
What is the Lloyd’s market?The Lloyd’s market is an insurance market, whose origins date back to the seventeenth century. Merchants would meet at...
Read More >
25th Sep
Practice notes
The parties to a reinsurance contract and reinsurance terminologyThe principal parties to any reinsurance contract are the reinsurer, who assumes the...
Read More >
26th Sep
Practice notes
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y ZThis glossary includes useful (re)insurance and underwriting definitions. For specific guidance on...
Read More >
26th Sep
Practice notes
This Practice Note explains insurance industry practice in relation to loss reserves, insurance claims data and loss development triangles in general...
Read More >
26th Sep
Practice notes
This Practice Note considers hard markets and soft markets in the insurance industry and how market conditions affect underwriting, premiums and...
Read More >
29th Sep

Popular documents