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Past events

16/05/2014 / 1:00 pm Litigation vs Arbitration vs Mediation and ARIAS Fast Track

Speakers: Tony Rai (Hiscox) and Alan Weir (Catlin)
Topic: “Litigation vs Arbitration vs Mediation and ARIAS Fast Track”
Location: The Old Library, Lloyd’s, Lime Street, London, EC3M 7DQ

15/05/2014 / 8:30 am - 4:00 pm BILA 50th Anniversary Colloquium and Dinner Banking Hall, London

BILA 50th Anniversary Colloquium and Dinner

After Dinner Speaker: Michael Portillo

Chair: Lord Justice Aikens (President of BILA)

Keynote speaker: John Nelson (Chairman of Lloyd’s)

‘Underwriters view of BILA’: Reg Brown (former President of BILA)

Panels:

Insurance Fraud chaired by Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd (Lord Chief Justice)

  • Scott Clayton (Zurich Insurance plc)
  • DCI David Wood (City of London Police)
  • Graham Eklund QC (4 New Square)

British Insurance Law chaired by Professor Sir Bernard Rix (20 Essex Street)

  • David Hertzell (Law Commission)
  • John Hurrell (AIRMIC)
  • Paul Jaffe (Catlin)
  • Sarah Cockerill QC (Essex Court Chambers)

European Insurance Contract Law chaired by Professor Malcolm Clarke (University of Cambridge)

  • Professor Jurgen Basedow (Max Planck Institute)
  • Professor Helmut Heiss (University of Zurich)
  • Joanna Page (Allen & Overy)
  • Prof Alberto Monti (Institute for Advanced Study – IUSS Pavia)

Regulation chaired by Sean McGovern (Lloyd’s)

  • Olav Jones (Insurance Europe)
  • Chris Moulder (PRA)
  • Hugh Savill (ABI)
  • Mike O’Hagan (FCA)

The Dinner includes:

  • Sparkling Wine Reception
  • 3 Course Dinner
  • ½ Bottle Wine Per Person
  • Complimentary Filter Water
  • A Coffee Menu
01/05/2014 / 1:00 pm New Zealand insurance law up-date and Irish insurance law up-date

Speakers: Crossley Gates / DLA Phillips Fox
Topic: “New Zealand insurance law up-date r”
Speaker: John Larkin / William Fry
Topic: “Irish insurance law up-date”
Location: Adelaide House, London Bridge, London EC4R 9HA (courtesy of Berwin Leighton Paisner)

25/04/2014 / 1:00 pm AstraZeneca v XL & ACE

Speakers: David Edwards QC of 7 King’s Bench Walk
Topic: “AstraZeneca v XL & ACE”
Location: The Old Library, Lloyd’s, Lime Street, London, EC3M 7DQ

21/03/2014 / 1:00 pm Update on Competition Law and the Insurance Sector

Speakers: Dorothy Livingston (Herbert Smith Freehills) Becket McGrath (Edwards Wildman)
Topic: “Update on Competition Law and the Insurance Sector”
Location: The Old Library, Lloyd’s, Lime Street, London, EC3M 7DQ

17/03/2014 / 4:30 pm Opening the Floodgates: insurance and legal issues arising from the 2014 floods

Speakers: Matt Cullen (ABI), Paul Redington (Zurich Insurance), Neil Hext (4 New Square)
Topic: “The 2014 floods: insurance and legal issues”
Location: The Old Library, Lloyd’s, Lime Street, London, EC3M 7DQ

21/02/2014 / 1:00 pm The Insurers’ “Fraudulent Device” Defence: Its Existence, Scope and the Effect of Human Rights

Speakers: Chirag Karia QC, Tom Bird Quadrant Chambers
Topic: “The Insurers’ “Fraudulent Device” Defence: Its Existence, Scope and the Effect of Human Rights”
Location: The Old Library, Lloyd’s, Lime Street, London, EC3M 7DQ

28/01/2014 / 5:30 pm The Insurance Broker's Changing World

In association with the Professional Negligence Bar Association
Speakers: Derrick Dale QC (Fountain Court), Charlotte Taggart (RPC, previously of Lockton)
Topic: “The Insurance Broker’s Changing World”
Location: Parliament Chamber, Inner Temple, London
Time and Date: 5.30pm Tuesday 28 January 2014

17/01/2014 / 1:00 pm Lunchtime Lecture: 17 Jan 2014

Speakers: Glen Davis QC & Mark Arnold QC
Topic: “Directors’ Duties in Regulated Firms”
Location: The Old Library, Lloyd’s, Lime Street, London, EC3M 7DQ

06/12/2013 / 1:00 pm New York Courts

Judge Prudenti

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