The Covid-19 pandemic has had a huge impact on the UK economy, leading to an ever-increasing number of business interruption claims. Hailsham Chambers considers the insurance implications of the current situation.
This first article describes very briefly the nature of business interruption insurance and then considers the first issue arising: is the cover engaged.
Causation & Quantum
The second article explores causation and quantum issues that are likely to arise in Covid-19 related business interruption insurance disputes.
Insurance Broker Claims – Breach of Duty
This third article in our series considers issues relating to breach of duty by insurance brokers which arise out of business interruption policies.
Insurance Broker Claims – Causation & Loss
The fourth instalment in the Business Interruption series examines causation and loss in broker claims relating to BI Insurance.
The Financial Conduct Authority v Arch and Others
In this case note, Thomas Crockett explores the Supreme Court’s judgment in this COVID-19 business interruption insurance test case.