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Insurance Law in a Nutshell (New) (Paperback) (John Dobbyn & Christopher French)

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Insurance Law in a Nutshell is a clear, concise and comprehensive discussion of the fundamentals of insurance law. It covers various lines of insurance such as Auto, Commercial General Liability, Health, Life, and Property. It also covers topics such as bad faith, claims submission/handling, duty to defend and settle, insurable interest, insurer defenses, loss valuation, regulation of insurers, reinsurance, risk transfer, subrogation, surety bonds, and waiver and estoppel. This new edition also has new sections that cover the rules of insurance policy interpretation; other lines of liability insurance such Cyber, Directors and Officers Liability (D&O), Errors and Omissions (E&O or Professional Liability), Employers Liability (EPL), Environmental Impairment (EIL), Flood, and Terrorism; the key issues of “trigger,” “number of occurrences” and “allocation” in long-tail liability claims; “personal or advertising” liability coverage; the “business risk” and “owned property” exclusions; the “duty of utmost good faith” and the “follow the fortunes” doctrine under reinsurance treaties; guaranty funds; and “surplus line” insurers.
Edition: New
Number of Pages: 537.0
Genre: Freedom + Security / Law Enforcement
Sub-Genre: Insurance
Series Title: Nutshell
Format: Paperback
Publisher: West Academic
Author: John Dobbyn & Christopher French
Language: English
Street Date: December 15, 2015
TCIN: 50597939
UPC: 9781634599191
Item Number (DPCI): 248-08-6508

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