2nd Edition

The Law of Liability Insurance

By Malcolm A. Clarke Copyright 2017
    210 Pages
    by Informa Law from Routledge

    210 Pages
    by Informa Law from Routledge

    Now it its second edition, this book is an authoritative and comprehensive review on all aspects of the law that relate to liability insurance contracts. It aims to cover the all the major types of liability insurance, not just professional indemnity insurance, and presents the issues according to the general principles of contract law.

    Updated to include the impact of the Insurance Act 2015, the book takes a comparative view of the law, tailored to those professionals operating in a global economy, as well as academics and post-graduate students.

    Chapter One: Introduction

    Chapter Two: Contract Formation

    Chapter Three: Contract Legality

    Chapter Four: Misrepresentation

    Chapter Five: Nondisclosure

    Chapter Six: Policy Interpretation

    Chapter Seven: Good Faith

    Chapter Eight: Cover: The Insuring Clauses

    Chapter Nine: Defending

    Chapter Ten: Exclusions

    Chapter Eleven: Conditions

    Chapter Twelve: Insurance Claims


    Malcolm Clarke is a Fellow of St John's College, Cambridge and a Professor of Commercial Contract Law at the University of Cambridge.