Global: What’s on the horizon for insurance companies in 2020?
The following guide brings together summaries of the top legal concerns for the remainder of 2020 for insurers from a number of different regions.
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Global: COVID-19 and the approach to proceedings, hearings
Inevitably and like every sphere of normal life, existing dispute resolution proceedings, whether in national courts or arbitration, are already experiencing the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak. Where possible, hearings have been delayed or relocated. However, as the lockdowns extend for the foreseeable future, hearings will still need to be held. Many national courts and arbitral institutions are now alive to these issues and are looking at solutions, in particular technological ones.
Investing into the UK: Issues for Asian investors
The recent measures introduced across Europe to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic have led to volatility in the public equity markets which exceed even that of the global financial crisis in 2008/9