Assicurazioni Generali SpA v Ege Sigorta AS

Dominic Kendrick QC
Peter MacDonald Eggers QC

[2002] Lloyd’s Rep IR 480

Dominic Kendrick QC and Peter MacDonald Eggers acted in this reinsurance; bankers blanket bond insurance; jurisdiction and forum convenients.

Reinsurance – Conflict of laws – Jurisdiction Clause – Whether reinsurance incorporated jurisdiction Clause contained in direct policy – Effect of policy wording at variation with slip – Test for incorporation of jurisdiction Clause – Forum non conveniens – Significance of applicable law – Whether permission for service abroad should be set aside for non-disclosure.

Date added: June 19th, 2001

Area of Expertise

Insurance & reinsurance
Jurisdiction / conflicts of law