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The ‘September 11' attacks and aggregation – more than one event

by DLA Piper on

In the UK decision of Aioi Nissay Dowa Insurance Company Ltd v Heraldglen Ltd [2013] EWHC 154 (Comm), it was held that the ‘September 11' terrorist attacks on the twin towers of the World Trade Center were two separate events...more

Health Alert (Australia) - 18 November 2013

by DLA Piper on

In This Issue: - Judgments - Legislation - Reports - Excerpt from Reports: Australia. Private Health Insurance Administration Council - 13 November 2013 - Industry consultation – Second round...more

In Sourcing and Licensing Agreements Governed by New York Law, Think Twice About a Gross Negligence Carve-out to a Limitation on...

by White & Case LLP on

Limitations on liability and disclaimers of damages for breach of contract claims are commonplace in outsourcing, licensing and procurement agreements. These provisions can create contentious negotiations as the parties seek...more

Health Alert (Australia) - 7 October 2013

by DLA Piper on

In This Issue: - Judgments - Legislation - Reports - Excerpt from Legislation: Commonwealth - 26 September 2013 Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Amendment Rules 2013 (No. 5)...more

Coverage for the Thailand Floods: Learning Lessons From Earlier Catastrophes

by Reed Smith on

As the flooding news from Thailand drags on, businesses must look to the lessons that past disasters can teach us - the Sendai earthquake and tsunami last March (the "Sendai Event"), Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, and even...more

Broken Supply Chains, Lost Customers, and Property Damage: Insurance as a Resource for Losses Sustained After The 2011 Earthquake...

by King & Spalding on

Nearly three months after the tragic 9.0-magnitude earthquake and tsunami in Japan, the full economic impact of this disaster remains unknown. Thousands of people have been confirmed dead, injured or missing, and millions...more

Disaster and Business Interruption Coverages in the Wake of the Earthquake and Tsunami

by Reed Smith on

The human toll from the catastrophes caused by earthquake and tsunami devastating the east coast of Japan has numbed the world. Obviously, the immediate collective focus must be on aiding the survivors and controlling the...more

California Jones Act Lawyer Advises How Seamen Can Assert Their Rights Under the Jones Act Maritime Law in the United States

by Sebastian Gibson on

Jones Act and Maritime lawyers are few and far between in California despite the hundreds of miles of coastline. For most attorneys the rules governing injured seamen and dock workers are something that has never crossed...more

California and International Celebrity Lawyer On Invasion of Privacy, Defamation, False Light and Misappropriation of Name,...

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Today, Celebrity and Workplace Invasions of Privacy are occurring on a daily basis. The right of publicity, the right to control the commercial use of their identity, is constantly infringed. Now individual citizens are also...more

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