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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Brexit—exiting the EU under Article 50 [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note contains...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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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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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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Limitation—professional negligence claimsThis Practice Note looks at the limitation period for professional negligence (prof neg) claims and explains...
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29th Jul
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Bringing a professional negligence claim based on the duty in contract, tort and equityHaving established the existence of a ‘professional’ who may...
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23rd Jul
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Professional negligence claims—the pre-action protocolThis Practice Note sets out the position according to the Pre-Action Protocol for Professional...
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Produced in partnership with Steven O'Sullivan 22nd Jul
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Causation and remoteness in professional negligence claimsIn analysing the causation and remoteness aspects of a professional negligence claim, a good...
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19th Jul
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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 6th Jul
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Standard of care in professional negligence claimsThis Practice Note considers the standard of care in professional negligence claims, originally...
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30th Jun
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Design and build insurance for the construction industryWhat is design and build?At its simplest, design and build (D&B):•is a project delivery system...
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Produced in partnership with Jonathan Spencer of Simmons & Simmons, Emily Monastiriotis of Simmons & Simmons and Rachel Lobley of Simmons & Simmons 28th Jun
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Clinical Negligence Scheme for General PracticeCoronavirus (COVID-19): A scheme has been launched by NHS Resolution to meet liabilities arising from...
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16th Jun
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Cyber insurance—the essentialsWhat is cyber insurance?In essence, cyber insurance provides cover against the consequences of a cyber event, which may...
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Produced in partnership with Simon Cooper of Ince & Co 5th Jun
Q&As
What is the limitation period in an action against a solicitor for negligent drafting of a Will?Where a person assumes responsibility to perform...
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5th Jun
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Professional indemnity insurance—essentialsWhat is professional indemnity insurance?Professional indemnity insurance is a form of liability insurance....
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5th Jun
Q&As
Where a party was negligently advised to take out an endowment mortgage which did not cover the outstanding mortgage on maturity, what needs to be...
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5th Jun
Q&As
How are damages calculated in a professional negligence claim where there are multiple defendants?The standard of care in professional negligence...
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5th Jun
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Who can be parties to a professional negligence claim?It is not just clients who may be able to bring a claim in negligence against their professional...
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5th Jun
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Professional negligence claims—pre-action protocol—claimant issuesThis Practice Note considers the Pre-Action Protocol for Professional Negligence...
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Produced in partnership with Steven O'Sullivan 5th Jun
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Professional negligence claims—pre-action protocol—defendant issuesThis Practice Note considers the Pre-Action Protocol for Professional Negligence...
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Produced in partnership with Steven O'Sullivan 5th Jun
Precedents
Preliminary notice of claim—against broker for breach of contract and, or alternatively, negligence in arranging or failing to arrange insurance...
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5th Jun
Precedents
Preliminary notice of claim—against an accountant for breach of contract and, or alternatively, negligence in preparing accounts[ON THE HEADED...
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5th Jun
Precedents
PII claim or circumstance notification to insurer1Your detailsFirm name[Insert name]Policy number[Insert number]Contact name[Insert name]Contact...
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