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Issuing Proceedings Directly Against an Insurer in NSW: The Well Settled Criteria
Friday 30 August 2019 / by John Van de Poll and Charbel Trad posted in Insurance

With the enactment of the Civil Liability (Third Party Claims Against Insurers) Act 2017 ('the Act'), comes the ability of parties to issue or maintain proceedings directly against the insurer under section 4 of the Act in circumstances where there is an insured person with an insured liability.

The Financial Services Royal Commission’s Recommendations for Unfair Terms in Insurance Contracts
Thursday 15 August 2019 / by Peter Bennett posted in Insurance

In February 2019 the final report of The Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry ('the Royal Commission') was delivered.

Holman Webb Wins Insurance Team of the Year
Monday 12 August 2019 / by John Wakefield posted in Insurance

Holman Webb is pleased to announce that our Insurance Team has won the prestigious Insurance Team of the Year award at the Australian Law Awards 2019!

John Van de Poll Wins Insurance Partner of the Year
Friday 31 May 2019 / by John Wakefield posted in Insurance

Holman Webb is delighted to announce that following his 2016 win, team leader within the firm's Insurance group, John Van de Poll, has once again won Insurance Partner of the Year!

Holman Webb Lawyers Named in Best Lawyers List for 2020
Monday 25 March 2019 / by Holman Webb posted in Dispute Resolution Franchising & Retail Insurance Holman Webb News

We are pleased to announce our sector focussed leading lawyers have been recognised in the 2020 Best Lawyers in Australia list as published in the Australian Financial Review.

Holman Webb Named Finalists in Australasian Law Awards 2019
Monday 25 March 2019 / by Holman Webb posted in Insurance Holman Webb News

Holman Webb Lawyers have been nominated as finalists for the Australasian Law Awards 2019 in the categories of:

  • Insurance Specialist Firm of the Year
  • Law Firm of the Year (1-100 lawyers)

Court of Appeal Case Reveals That Sometimes a Reasonable Response to Risk of Harm is to do Nothing
Wednesday 19 December 2018 / by Nicholas Gordon posted in Insurance

Bruce v Apex Software Pty Limited t/as Lark Ellen Aged Care [2018] NSWCA 330

C'est La Vie - Vicissitudes of Life Explained
Friday 2 November 2018 / by Natasha Miller and Jevon Saba posted in Insurance

Avopiling Pty Ltd v Bosevski [2018] NSWCA 146

The Plaintiff was catastrophically injured when the cable of a pile driving rig snapped and struck him in the head.  He sued the occupier, Avopiling.

Ipso Facto Reforms and the Need to Review Contractual Terms Dealing with Insolvency
The Treasury Laws Amendment (2017 Enterprise Incentives No. 2) Act 2017 (Cth) amended the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) from 1 July 2018 to impose a prohibition on the enforcement of rights against a company including contractual termination rights arising on the occurrence of an insolvency event in relation to that company.

Friday 22 June 2018 / by Zara Officer posted in Health Aged Care & Life Sciences Insurance

Published in Health Law Bulletin June 2018 edition.

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