Prior to instructing us, a life insurer had raised a reserve to cater for a life time benefits claim. However, we subpoenaed records at an early stage which revealed that the insured had failed to disclose a range of conditions prior to taking out the policies. Acting on our advice, the life insurer avoided the policies. We then served a Calderbank offer which was successful in persuading the insured to discontinue his claim. Our involvement in this claim saved the life insurer up to $1 million.
November 23, 2015
Harrison v Retail Employees Superannuation Pty Ltd and Anor  NSWSC 1665, 10/11/2015 The NSW Supreme Court recently found that a…Continue reading
October 11, 2018
Finadri v Westpac Life Insurance Service Limited  VCC 1636 On 10 October 2018, Judge Murphy of the County Court of…Continue reading
January 16, 2019
On 21 December 2018, Parker J of the New South Wales Supreme Court dismissed proceedings brought against MetLife Insurance Ltd (MetLife)…Continue reading