The Law of Intended Consequences

A decision of the UK Supreme Court in April 20211 addressed the issue of…


United Kingdom Supreme Court Hands-Down Judgment In COVID-19 Business Interruption Test Case

On 15 January 2021, the United Kingdom Supreme Court handed down its highly…


English High Court Delivers Judgment In FCA Business Interruption Test Case

IntroductionOn 15 September 2020, the English High Court delivered its highly…


Shining a light for NZ? UK test case on Business Interruption claims and Covid-19

IntroductionThe Covid-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on many…


Defective repairs: to pay or not to pay – how Evans v IAG let us down

Evans v IAG New Zealand Limited [2020] NZHC 1326The purpose of the Earthquake…


Frucor Beverages Limited v Blumberg

BackgroundRight2Drive (New Zealand) Limited (R2D) is a rental car company that…


Travelers Insurance Co Ltd v XYZ

IntroductionOn 30 October 2019, the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom…


Bank of Queensland v AIG Australia Ltd [2019] NSWCA 190

To aggregate or not to aggregate?That is the question. Bank of Queensland…


Busby Trust v IAG NZ Limited

When will a Court transfer a proceeding to the Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance…


Canterbury Earthquakes Insurance Tribunal (CEIT) has been launched!

The CEIT, chaired by former District Court Judge Chris Somerville, has been…