Client Alerts

Keoghs Insight

We keep you up-to-date on emerging market issues and their impact on the insurance sector,
through a variety of publications, events and our leading market initiatives.

Client Alerts 12/12/2019

White Goods Fires – Encouragement for Commercial Claimants

For a number of years now an interesting issue has been simmering about whether a business entity has a strict cause of action for damage to its commercial property because of the combined effect of Section 41 of the Consumer Protection Act 1987 and “safety regulations” introduced pursuant to part II of that Act.

Client Alerts 05/12/2019

Interim Payments

In recent months the Courts have handed down three cases which relate to costs interim payments at the end of and during cases.

Client Alerts 26/11/2019

Beware the terms when settling claims

In Lai Ho v Adelekun [2019] EWCA Civ 1988, the Court of Appeal provided guidance regarding the applicable costs regime on claims that are subject to fixed costs, the implications of CPR 36.13 and the use of the words ‘assessed’ or ‘standard basis’ within a settlement offer.