On 18 October 2013 the BILA Book Prize was awarded in the Lloyd's Library on the occasion of BILA's AGM. The winning book was "Research Handbook on International Insurance and Regulation" edited by Julian Burling and Kevin Lazarus and published by Edward Elgar Publishing.
Over 40 authors contributed to this book from different parts of the world.
Alison Green, the chairman of the BILA Charitable Trustees announced the prize and congratulated the authors. She said:
"This worthy winner of the BILA book prize is a highly useful reference tool for all those wishing to read about developments in insurance law and regulation around the world. Its comparative approach is illuminating for lawyers, insurance professionals and regulators. The editors are to be congratulated on securing contributions from an array of distinguished academics and professionals who have combined to produce interesting legal and regulatory insights into the global insurance world."
The other BILA Charitable Trustees, namely Tim Hardy, Professor Malcolm Clarke and Professor Robert Merkin were also present at the prize giving.
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