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Subrogation in insurance and reinsuranceWhat is the right of subrogation?In the context of insurance and reinsurance, the right of subrogation...
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Produced in partnership with Eleanor Ruiz of Reed Smith and Mark Pring of Reed Smith 19th May
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The principle of subrogationSubrogation is the right of an insurer, once it has made payment to its insured for loss covered by an insurance policy,...
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19th May
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Liability of the reinsurer to the insolvent insurance companyEffect of liquidation on reinsurance recoveriesWhen an insurer goes into liquidation, its...
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19th May
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Brexit—exiting the EU under Article 50 [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note contains...
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Produced in partnership with Adam Cygan of University of Leicester 19th May
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The registration and regulation of friendly societiesWhat is a friendly society?There has been a system of registration, and with it regulation, of...
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Produced in partnership with John Gilbert of Hogan Lovells International LLP 19th May
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Double insurance and contributionOverlapping insurance policesThere are various reasons why an insured may end up with overlapping insurance cover,...
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Produced in partnership with Susie Wakefield and Matthew Brown of Shoosmiths LLP 19th May
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Sanctions clauses and the effect of sanctions on insurance policiesIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit...
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Produced in partnership with Daniel Martin of HFW 19th May
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What is a contract of insurance?This Practice Note covers the legal framework and regulatory guidance to be considered in determining whether an...
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Produced in partnership with RPC 19th May
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Forms of reinsurance and terminologyThe parties to a reinsurance contract and reinsurance terminologyThe principal parties to any reinsurance contract...
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19th May
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Insurance reserves, claims data and loss development trianglesThis Practice Note explains insurance industry practice in relation to loss reserves,...
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19th May
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Conduct Rules for SM&CR FirmsBREXIT: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 (‘IP completion day’) marked the end of the Brexit transition/implementation...
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Produced in partnership with Mark Compton and Lauren Smith of Mayer Brown International LLP 19th May
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Warranty and Indemnity (W&I) insurance in private M&A transactions—guide to the key documentsWith the significant rise in the use of Warranty and...
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Produced in partnership with Adrian Furlonge of Hemsley Wynne Furlonge LLP 19th May
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The functions and duties of insurance brokers—policy placementThis Practice Note provides a high level introduction to the functions and duties of...
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19th May
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A guide to the Consumer Insurance (Disclosure and Representations) Act 2012Insurance contracts have always had an aura of mystery about them in the...
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Produced in partnership with Alexander Rosenfield of Fenchurch Law and John Curran of Fenchurch Law 19th May
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Public liability insurance—basic insurance principlesPublic liability insurance contractsInsuring clausePublic liability insurance indemnifies a...
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19th May
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Insurance—duty of disclosureDuty of 'fair presentation'Under the Insurance Act 2015, s 3 (IA 2015), the insured has a duty to make a 'fair...
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19th May

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Road accidents in the UK caused by foreign drivers—the Green Card systemNOTE: The UK's departure from the EU and the end of the Brexit transition or...
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Produced in partnership with Andrew Wilson 16th Sep
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Road traffic accidents in the EU—jurisdiction and applicable lawNOTE: The UK's departure from the EU has implications for practitioners considering...
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16th Sep
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Road traffic accidents in the EU—general principlesNOTE: The UK's departure from the EU has implications for practitioners considering road traffic...
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Produced in partnership with Andrew Wilson 16th Sep
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What is fundamental dishonesty?This Practice Note considers fundamental dishonesty both in the context of section 57 of the Criminal Justice and...
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15th Sep
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Starting an SPA breach of warranty claim—a practical guideThis Practice Note considers how to pursue a breach of warranty claim in the context of...
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13th Sep
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Employers' liability insurance—essentialsOverview of employers’ liability insuranceIt is long established that an employee who has suffered an injury,...
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Produced in partnership with Suzanne Prescott of Kennedys 10th Sep
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Assignment of insurance policies: single company assignor—bilateral—specific moniesThis Deed is made on [insert day and month] 20[insert...
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9th Sep
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Defences in road traffic accidentsUnavoidable accidentA defendant may be able to avoid liability if they can prove that they could not have avoided...
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7th Sep
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Motor insuranceIn this Practice Note, the Road Traffic Act 1988 is referred to as RTA 1988.Types of insurer and MIB liabilityIn the majority of claims...
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3rd Sep
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Road Traffic Accidents—Insurance and European Communities (Rights Against Insurers) Regulations 2002Road Traffic Act 1988—general provisionsThe...
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3rd Sep
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Professional indemnity insurance in construction projectsThis Practice Note looks at professional indemnity (PI) insurance in the context of...
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2nd Sep
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Limitation—professional negligence claimsThis Practice Note looks at the limitation period for professional negligence (prof neg) claims and explains...
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2nd Sep
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Driver liabilityMost road traffic cases turn on their particular facts.There are few hard and fast rules, and disapproval of the excessive citation of...
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2nd Sep
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Autonomous and connected vehicles—data protection and privacy issuesThis Practice Note considers the following data protection, privacy and security...
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Produced in partnership with Shoosmiths 25th Aug
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Autonomous vehicles—key legal issuesThis Practice Note considers the following issues in relation to the development and use of autonomous and...
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Produced in partnership with Lucy McCormick of Henderson Chambers 25th Aug
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Autonomous vehicles—timelineThis timeline sets out key dates and information relating to the development in the UK and Europe of autonomous and...
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25th Aug
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Surveillance evidence in personal injury claimsOverviewIn civil proceedings, surveillance evidence is most commonly used by defendants in personal...
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Produced in partnership with David Willink of Lamb Chambers 23rd Aug
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Silent cyber in professional indemnity insuranceSilent (or non-affirmative) cyber coverage and the systemic risk it poses is a serious concern for the...
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Produced in partnership with Andrew Jones of Beale & Co 23rd Aug
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Cyber insurance—essentialsWhat is cyber insurance?In essence, cyber insurance provides cover against the consequences of a cyber event, which may take...
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Produced in partnership with Simon Cooper of Ince & Co 23rd Aug
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Liability insuranceThis Practice Note outlines the characteristic features of liability insurance and different types of liability insurance...
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Produced in partnership with Julia Dias QC of 7KBW 23rd Aug

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