The Law of Liability Insurance: 2nd Edition (Hardback) book cover

The Law of Liability Insurance

2nd Edition

By Malcolm A. Clarke

Informa Law from Routledge

169 pages

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Hardback: 9781138209961
pub: 2017-07-25
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pub: 2017-07-20
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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.

Table of Contents

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

About the Author

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

About the Series

Lloyd's Insurance Law Library

This series deals with specialist subjects such as Lloyd’s and conflict of laws, as well as including more broad-ranging commentary on insurance legislation and litigation. Titles are written by premier legal minds, pre-eminent barristers, leading academics and Supreme Court Judges, which makes them an invaluable aid to all practitioners involved in insurance.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LAW / Insurance