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Insurance and Reinsurance

Publication

Insurers liable to pay damages to insureds for late claims payment

12 May 2016

For insurance policies entered into after 4 May 2017, insurers could be liable to policyholders for late payment of claims. It will be an automatically implied term of the policy that sums due from insurers must be paid within a reasonable time.

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Publication

Accountants’ update

22 March 2016

Welcome to RPC’s 2016 accountants’ bulletin. The aim of the bulletin is to review a number of key developments from 2015, and to give an insight on some of the current “hot topics” in this area.

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Publication

Multiple adjudications - how many adjudicators?

11 March 2016

Obtain consent or use different adjudicators

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Video

Group litigation in medical and life sciences

07 March 2016

Dorothy Flower talks about the impact of the "nocebo" effect on group litigation in the UK.

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Publication

Supreme Court hurts employers on vicarious liability

07 March 2016

Cox v Ministry of Justice (2016) and AM Mohamud v WM Morrison Supermarkets plc (2016)

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Publication

Clarifying block notification feels ripples

03 March 2016

Judgment in this case was handed down at the beginning of February 2016.

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Video

The Insurance Act – what are the five biggest changes to the current law?

01 March 2016

James Wickes – a partner in our Insurance Group – tells us why it's very much in vogue to be an insurance lawyer these days.

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Publication

Health and safety law update

01 March 2016

HSE to prosecute Merlin Attractions Operation Ltd over Alton Towers “Smiler” incident

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Publication

Take priority but be reasonable

17 February 2016

On 20 January 2016, Mr Justice Edwards-Stuart handed down his judgment on preliminary issues in Commercial Management (Investments) Limited v (1) Mitchell Design and Construct Limited, and (2) Regorco Limited1

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Publication

Adjudication - RMP Construction Services Ltd v Chalcroft Ltd

04 February 2016

On 21 December 2015, Stuart-Smith J handed down his decision in RMP Construction Services Ltd v Chalcroft Ltd1 , an action for summary judgment in the Technology and Construction Court to enforce an Adjudicator’s decision.

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