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Submitted: 11 July 2019
The FCA has confirmed that in November 2018 four UK banks were targeted by hackers, further highlighting cyber weaknesses in financial services.
Submitted: 20 June 2019
In Young v Royal and Sun Alliance, the Scottish Court of Session held that the insurer had not waived nondisclosure under the Insurance Act 2015.
Submitted: 14 June 2019
The International Underwriting Association has published draft cyber loss exclusions in an attempt to combat uncertainty in “silent” cyber risk cover.
Submitted: 06 June 2019
In this second instalment of our Technology in Construction series, we look at the use of drones in the construction industry and the potential legal and insurance issues arising out of their use.
Submitted: 22 May 2019
In this blog post we outline some of the key areas where disputes may arise in relation to renewable energy projects in the wind, waste to energy, solar and hydroelectric power markets.
Submitted: 14 May 2019
The Government has announced that it will establish a £200m fund for the replacement of ACM cladding on privately-owned high-rise residential properties.
Submitted: 13 May 2019
We consider the Court of Appeal decision in Euro Pools, which examines the scope of a notification of “circumstances” by an insured faced with an evolving set of facts.
Submitted: 17 December 2018
Insurers need to be mindful of the risk of breaking the law when making payments in respect of extortion threats.
Submitted: 14 December 2018
Submitted: 30 October 2018
The Court of Appeal has confirmed that the Data Protection Act does not exclude vicarious liability for tortious privacy actions such as breach of confidence and misuse of private information and has left the door open for further group actions arising from a cyber or data breach.
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