COVID-19: Insurance Bulletin 1

Rebecca Sabben-Clare QC
Andrew Pearson

Rebecca Sabben Clare QC and Andrew Pearson of 7KBW have written a note in relation to Coronavirus and Business Interruption Cover Claims. Members of 7KBW intend to produce bulletins on topics affecting the insurance and reinsurance industry at regular intervals over the coming months.

Members of 7KBW have extensive experience of the issues of insurance and reinsurance law that are likely to arise as a result of the pandemic, and of the difficult issues clients will face in the coming months, including in the following areas:

Business interruption insurance
Event cancellation insurance
D&O insurance
Marine cargo insurance
Political risk insurance
Trade credit insurance
Travel insurance
Reinsurance
Aggregation
The order and priority of payment of claims
Notification of claims

Date added: March 30th, 2020


Area of Expertise

Insurance & reinsurance
Shipping, admiralty & transport