HMH v CECAR (Harding Maughan Hambly Ltd. –v- Compagnie Européenne De Courtage D’assurances et de Réassurances S.A. and Assurances Des Investissements Internationaux S.A.)

David Edwards QC

[2000] 1 Lloyd’s Rep. 316

David Edwards acted for Harding Maughan Hambly in a dispute between producing and placing brokers about payment of commission on a political risks placement

Insurance brokers – Commission – Entitlement – Placing of political risks insurance in London market – Agreement between placing brokers as to split in commission – Whether agreement legally binding – Whether brokers effective cause of final placing – Whether brokers entitled to reasonable commission if agreement not binding.

Date added: December 21st, 1999


Area of Expertise

Insurance & Reinsurance