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Insuring the developer’s works As between the developer and the tenant, the developer should covenant: • to ensure that the developer’s works are insured against usual...

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Even if a specialist subcontractor is not providing any significant degree of design input in relation to its particular element of the developer’s works, it may well be...

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In some respects, the only real value in any contractual duty under an appointment or obligation under a collateral warranty lies in the professional indemnity insurance...

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Agricultural Holdings Act 1986 Where a tenancy agreement is governed by the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986, the obligations of the landlord and the tenant in relation to...

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The principle of subrogation Subrogation is the right of an insurer, once it has made payment to its insured for loss covered by an insurance policy, to ‘step into the...

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When does risk pass to the buyer? The fundamental principle which most contracts invariably follow is that risk passes to the buyer on exchange of contracts—the parties...

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Defective title insurance policies, or policies covering breach of restrictive covenants, usually contain conditions relating to the disclosure of the policy to potential...

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Joint insurance Joint insurance arises where two or more people insure separate insurable interests in the same property with the same insurer under a single insurance...

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Most modern commercial leases, and many residential ones, place an obligation on the tenant to pay 'insurance rent' and on the landlord to insure the property or the...

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Environmental insurance is now considered a standard tool in the management of environmental risks, both for operational businesses and in many transactions and...

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Environmental insurance is used to manage environmental risks, both for operational businesses and in many transactions and development projects. For more on...

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Environmental insurance is a useful way of managing environmental risks stemming from the work carried out by contractors and consultants. For more on environmental...

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Brexit impact This content is likely to be impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. For information on how leaving the EU will affect environmental law, see Practice...

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The need for environmental insurance Development of brownfield or redeveloped land has the potential to increase the value of a client’s property. However, the client may...

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Environmental insurance is a useful way of managing environmental risks, both for operational businesses and in many transactions and development projects. For more on...

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Environmental insurance Environmental insurance is a risk transfer solution to indemnify the insured against losses arising as a result of potential environmental...

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