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Feasey -v- Sun Life Assurance Corporation of Canada

17th May 2002

[2003] Lloyd’s Rep IR 637; [2003] 2 All ER (Comm) 587

Dominic Kendrick Q.C., Adam Fenton and Simon Kerr acted in this matter concerning the meaning and definition of insurable interest in modern commercial insurance.

Reinsurance – P & I Association – Reinsurance of Association in respect of payments to members for liability for death and personal injury – Payments under reinsurance triggered by death or personal injury of “original person” and not by liability of Association – Whether contrary to Life Assurance Act 1774, section 1 – Amount recoverable under Life Assurance Act 1774, section 3 – Authority of underwriting agent.