Dual insurance: dealing with the absurdity

Foster v QBE European Underwriting Services (Australia) Pty Ltd as Managing Agent for Lloyds Syndicate 386 [2018] In the recent decision in…

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Duty of care owed by an employer in workplace disciplinary investigations

Govier v The Uniting Church in Australia Property Trust (Q) [2018] HCA Trans 65 (13 April 2018) On 13 April 2018,…

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When is a claim ‘for’, rather than ‘in respect of’, property damage?

Downer EDI Rail Pty Ltd v John Holland Pty Ltd [2018] NSWSC 326 Atlantis supplied components used, as part of a…

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Further consideration of non-disclosure, misrepresentation and joinder of insurers

Blakeley v CGU Insurance Ltd VSCA 378 Introduction This decision is the latest in a long running dispute between the liquidators…

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