Professional Indemnity Insurance

Hardcover | March 19, 2016

byMark Cannon, Brendan McGurk

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This authoritative and practical guide provides a thorough account of the law and practice of professional indemnity insurance. Topics examined include the basis of cover, entering the contract, block notification of claims, aggregation, and the exclusion of cover for fraud and dishonesty. The book also considers the standard terms and policy wordings involved in claims policies and the associated issues that can arise inpractice. In addition to providing analysis of English case law, the book also includes authorities from other major Commonwealth jurisdictions to give the most complete interpretation of the law on this specialist area. All key recent cases relating to professional indemnity insurance are covered, forexample Omega Proteins Ltd v. Aspen Insurance UK Ltd [2010] EWHC 2280 (Comm) and ACE European Group v. Standard Life Assurance Ltd [2012] EWCA Civ 1713.Additionally, the new edition considers statutory developments since the last edition, most notably the Third Parties (Rights Against Insurers) Act 2010 and the Insurance Act 2015, and topical issues such as aggregation of claims.

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This authoritative and practical guide provides a thorough account of the law and practice of professional indemnity insurance. Topics examined include the basis of cover, entering the contract, block notification of claims, aggregation, and the exclusion of cover for fraud and dishonesty. The book also considers the standard terms and...

Mark Cannon is a Barrister at 4 New Square with over 20 years' experience. He specialises in professional liability claims in a commercial context, commercial disputes, and construction and insurance. Brendan McGurk is a Barrister at Monckton Chambers where he practices in commercial, public law, and regulatory disputes.

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:464 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 1.16 inPublished:March 19, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198725183

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction2. The Basis of Cover3. The Insurance Broker4. Entering the Contract5. The Duty of Fair Presentation6. Misrepresentation7. The Construction of the Contract8. Fraud and Dishonesty9. The Indemnity10. The Amount of the Indemnity11. The Obligations on the Insured12. The Defence of Claims by Third Parties13. Third Party Rights Against Insurers

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Review from previous edition: "This book is a useful, concise, and reasonably priced complement to any library already including a general insurance text. It is hoped that there will be future editions" --Jeffrey Thomson, Journal of Business Law