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07.03.2014
Insurance LInked securItIes:

In hindsight, 2013 may be seen as the year in which

Insurance Linked Securities (ILS) became truly mainstream.

ILS products such as catastrophe bonds, Industry Loss

Warranties (ILWs) and collateralised reinsurance became

more popular and, importantly, products which traditional

P&C reinsurers started to actively engage with and

underwrite.

Ince & Co
04.03.2014
Reinsurers watching earthquake litigation in the Wild South

You should read this if you are handling an insurance or  reinsurance claim arising from the New Zealand earthquakes.

Berwin Leighton Paisner
28.02.2014
Brazilian Superior Court of Justice

The 3rd Chamber of the Brazilian Superior Court of Justice (STJ) has ruled that the time limit for the filing of a lawsuit by the insurer against its reinsurer is one year.

Mayer Brown
24.02.2014
New Section 25 Annual Compliance Statement

In January, the Central Bank issued a notice to Irish authorised insurers and reinsurers (including captives) requiring a compliance statement to be submitted to the Central Bank under Section 25 of the Central Bank Act 1997 (the “Section 25 Compliance Statement”).  This Section 25 Compliance Statement confirms whether the (re)insurer has complied with its relevant obligations during the compliance period.

William Fry
21.02.2014
Duties of A Lead Underwriter

What Duties Does A Lead Underwriter Owe To Following Underwriters When Settling A Claim?

Eversheds
19.02.2014
New York Appeals Court Reverses Itself in K2 Investment Group Decision
Duane Morris
19.02.2014
Legacy Insurance Management Act

Groundbreaking Vermont Insurance Legislation to Create New Insurance Market, Investment Opportunities

Goldberg Segalla
06.02.2014
US Tax Alert

District court finds that insurance premium excise tax does not apply to retrocession transactions

DLA Piper
06.02.2014
UK insurance and reinsurance disputes annual review
Herbert Smith Freehills
31.01.2014
Insurance and Re-Insurance newsletter - Italy
DLA Piper
15.01.2014
Insurance and Reinsurance Review of 2013
Taylor Wessing
14.01.2014
Global Corporate Insurance and Regulatory Bulletin
Mayer Brown
08.01.2014
New York State Court Allows Policyholder to Pay Minimum Deductible for Flood Loss
Pillsbury
03.01.2014
NAIC 2013 Fall National Meeting
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
24.12.2013
Ghost of Christmas Past – directors’ defence costs and the Bridgecorp litigation

Last Christmas, the New Zealand Court of Appeal handed down its decision about the effect of statutory charges on the payment of defence costs by D&O insurers. 

King & Wood Mallesons
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