If you haven’t already dusted off the business interruption, liability and event cancellation policies you have underwritten, or placed for an insured, and checked for coronavirus coverage, now is the time to do so.

Exposure and benefits of both business interruption coverage (covering the insureds losses from an abrupt shutdown) and contingent business interruption coverage

Insurers must remember that jurisdictions in which the world’s major insurers operate such as the EU, Switzerland and the USA have imposed sanctions against Russia. Russian corporations and shareholders may be named on a sanctions list which will affect the enforceability of any reinsurance of a policy where a listed person is indemnified.

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The English court of appeal has reminded us of two insurance principles that are worth remembering:

  1. If there is no “follow the settlements” clause in a reinsurance policy, in order to trigger liability the insured must establish that it is, as a matter of law, liable to the third party claimant and that the loss