Various unions, self-insurers, employers and solicitors could make short statements supporting their written submissions.
Sparke Helmore Lawyers
The reforms will increase worker benefits, reward employers with good safety records, and reform the scheme's structure.
Clyde & Co
Insurance-linked securities ("ILS") are an effective tool to allocate cat risk that is yet to be developed in China. In the ILS market, cat risk is typically transferred to investors through cat bonds and other securitisation tools.
Clyde & Co
The Measures also apply to sales of insurance products through instant messaging tools, Apps and social network platforms.
Mayer Brown JSM
Section 13 of the Married Persons Status Ordinance Cap 182 (MPSO) of Hong Kong creates a statutory trust in favour of beneficiaries who are the spouse or children of the life insured.
Khaitan & Co
One of the most debated issues in the insurance sector is whether there should be regulatory reform of existing insurance distribution channels.
Tuli & Co
Special Economic Zones (or SEZs as they are popularly referred to) have been established in India to promote trade and investment by enabling industries to produce and trade goods at globally competitive prices.
Tuli & Co
The Indian insurance regulatory regime has witnessed sweeping
changes in the year 2015.
Tuli & Co
The long awaited increase in foreign holdings in an Indian insurance company from 26% to 49% is at long last law but, rather than becoming law through the usual legislative process, it has become law through an unusual and temporary device: an ordinance.
Singh & Associates
One of the vital aspects of the new Bill is the technology of facilitating the issuance of the electronic policies.
This proceeding relating to election under an insurance policy has now been sent back to the High Court for a rehearing.
As the foundations of the house were functional with no aesthetic value, they could be repaired by "jacking and packing".
The Supreme Court upheld the Court of Appeal's decision and held that contingencies must be included in the settlement.
The court agreed that contingencies and professional fees should be included when calculating the cost of rebuilding.
The Government has released its proposals for the reform of the Earthquake Commission Act to streamline claims processes.
This case looked at Prattley's entitlement under the policy, and whether the settlement agreement should be set aside.
The Jardens' insurer said that much of the damage claimed for was either pre-existing damage, or not damage at all.
This case was an appeal about the insurer's liability to indemnify following earthquake damage to a residential property.
The case considered computer modelling of the Canterbury earthquakes, and the extent to which that modelling was helpful.
This recent earthquake judgment considers if the insurer or the insured has the right to elect how settlement is reached.