CORONAVIRUS - INSURANCE - 01.10.2020
Business interruption policies - who’s entitled to a payout?
Nearly 400,000 businesses expected their insurance policy to soften the blow of losing income during the coronavirus lockdown. However, many insurance companies refused to pay up. Could a recent court ruling force them to do so?
CORONAVIRUS - INSURANCE - 16.09.2020
Business interruption claims - the latest
On 15 September the High Court ruled against insurance companies who refused to pay out to businesses affected by coronavirus under business interruption policies. Could you stand to benefit?
COMPANY LAW - 08.09.2020
Benefit from a compensation order?
A disqualified director was ordered to pay over £500,000 to his company’s creditors, in the first compensation order case brought to court since the regime was introduced in 2015. When can compensation orders be made, and why has it taken so long for the power to be exercised?
CORONAVIRUS - CONTRACTS - 12.05.2020
Can coronavirus frustrate contracts?
The coronavirus outbreak has meant that many commercial contracts can’t be performed. Could you argue that the pandemic situation is a “frustration” of contract and escape your contractual obligations without any liability?
INSURANCE - 28.04.2020
Easing the claims process
You pay a small fortune in insurance premiums every year, but whenever you want to make a claim the insurer makes you jump through hoops. Is there a way to make the whole process more efficient?
CORONAVIRUS - INSURANCE - 15.04.2020
Remote working - the insurance implications
During the coming weeks and months more and more people will be working from home due to the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. Are there insurance risks involved that you need to consider?