NO FAILURE TO CONSIDER WHETHER THE INSURER ACTED REASONABLY OR FAIRLY

Kim Newling v FSS Trustee Corporation [2018] NSWSC 1405 Background The appellant was a Member of the First State Superannuation Scheme.…

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Liable, but without a more probable than not cause

Weber v Greater Hume Shire Council [2019] NSWCA 74 Background The defendant (respondent on the appeal), Greater Hume Shire Council (Council),…

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Insurers win on failure to notify and professional services exclusion in D&O policy

DIF III – Global Co-Investment Fund LP v Babcock & Brown International Pty Limited [2019] NSWSC 527 Babcock and Brown (B&B)…

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CAN AN INSURER WITHDRAW OR AMEND AN ADMISSION AFTER COMMENCEMENT OF PROCEEDINGS IN THE ACT?

Carr v Needham [2019] ACTSC 98 Facts On 25 March 2015, the plaintiff was riding a motorcycle on a street in…

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Moray & Agnew adds two more partners to national insurance practice

The arrival of two new partners – Anthea Karvounaris and Michael Gill – at Moray & Agnew during March 2019 reinforces…

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21 Moray & Agnew practitioners ranked as Best Lawyers

Rankings for the ‘2020 Best Lawyers® in Australia’ were published by the Australian Financial Review Friday, 22 March 2019. Moray &…

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James Hardie Fully Liable Where International Exposure to Asbestos

Asbestos Injuries Compensation Fund Limited as Trustee for the Asbestos Injuries Compensation Fund v Talifero – High Court Application for Special…

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PROPERTY INSURANCE – LIMITATION PERIOD CURTAILED BY IMMEDIATE OBLIGATION TO INDEMNIFY

Globe Church Incorporated v Allianz Australia Insurance Ltd [2019] NSWCA 27 The limitation period for a claim under an ‘indemnity’ property…

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