Mcdonnell Information Systems Ltd -v- Swinbank And Others

Robert Bright QC

[1999] Lloyd’s Rep IR 98

Robert Bright – Professional indemnity insurance – Operative clause applying to allegations against the assured – Cover for negligence and for fraud – Fraud exclusion where assured could reasonably have discovered fraud – Compromise agreement entered into by assured – Whether policy responded to allegations or whether proximate cause of loss leading to settlement had to be demonstrated

Date added: December 16th, 1998

Area of Expertise

Insurance & reinsurance