Common law claims under the Motor Accident Injuries Act

Part four of our series examines common law claims under the Motor Accident Injuries Act. By BELINDA CASSIDY

Minor injuries under the Motor Accident Injuries Act

Part three of our series examines the new concept of ‘minor injury’ under the Motor Accident Injuries Act. By BELINDA CASSIDY

The ‘relevant insurer’ in the Motor Accident Injuries Act

Want to know more about the Motor Accident Injuries Act? BELINDA CASSIDY addresses some common areas of confusion in a new series of articles.

Federal Court: August 2019

Reporting and analysis of the most notable decisions in the Federal Court. By DAN STAR QC.

Total and permanent disability claims: NSWSC confirms insurers’ responsibilities

Supreme Court considers insurers’ duties to act reasonably and with utmost good faith as well as the bases for court intervention. By JEREMY HARRISON.

Brothels, bikies and disclosure: what is required of an insured?

A polarising question in Australian insurance law is what is required of an insured by the duty of disclosure in s 21 of the Insurance…

New insurance code of practice: plain language required

From 1 July 2017, life insurers that are members of the Financial Services Council must comply with the new Life Insurance Code of Practice. By…

No more passing the buck in blameless accidents

Workers compensation insurers are now entitled to be indemnified by a defendant driver who has been involved in a ‘blameless accident’. By BENJAMIN FERGUSON.

Life tenants, remaindermen settled estates and insurance

Wills and settlements should clearly state insurance obligations. By WILLIAM V. WINDEYER.

A day in the life of… Anna Lenahan

With 450 staff, including 135 lawyers, assets of $96 billion, and insurance deals with one in three Australians, the numbers involved in Anna Lenahan’s job…