A US court held Liberty Mutual Fire Insurance Co liable for nominal and punitive damages for settling claims close to the deductible limit in their own...
March 26, 2014
The latest litigation explosion in the United States is a flood of claims for sport concussion injuries. It is unlikely there will be a similar wave of litigation..
March 13, 2014
The effect of the recent regulations that require the removal of adverse consumer credit information should not be overblown.
March 05, 2014
One of an insurance broker’s many duties is to see that the client has not under-insured. A broker may not have to advise the client on the correct sum to be insured
March 04, 2014
From time to time, the question arises in policies providing general liability cover whether a claim is excluded because the claimant is a person living or...
February 28, 2014
“Where the evidence demonstrates that a written contract does not express the true intention of the parties, the courts will read the contract as the parties...
Generous proposed tax exemptions in the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill 2013 for South African shipowners will be encouraging for ship owners.
February 25, 2014
Directors and prescribed officers cannot afford to ignore their fiduciary duties. The price of doing so, especially in pursuit of personal gain, is high
February 23, 2014
South African insurers can take heart from the Hong Kong High Court’s judgment to uphold an insurers’ reliance both on a time limit clause and a forfeiture clause...
February 18, 2014
Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa is bringing you easy access to the latest law with the launch of our latest blog - Financial Institutions Legal Snapshot.
January 30, 2014
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