GE Reinsurance Corporation And Others –v- New Hampshire Insurance Co Willis Ltd (Part 20 Defendants)

Alistair Schaff QC

[2004] Lloyd’s Rep. IR 404

Alistair Schaff Q.C. acted in this film finance case in which he represented the successful Claimant whose declining of liability on grounds of breach of warranty was upheld.

Reinsurance – Film finance – Fronting – Reinsurance agreement containing warranty – No equivalent warranty in direct insurance – Reinsurance stated to be as original – Whether reinsurance warranty enforceable – Liability of brokers.

Date added: February 27th, 2003

Area of Expertise

Banking & finance
Insurance & reinsurance
Professional negligence