Insurance and ReinsuranceLegal HFW Insurance Bulletin by admin July 30, 2015 July 30, 2015 INSURANCE BULLETIN 30 July 2015 Welcome to HFW’s Insurance Bulletin, which is a summary of the key insurance and reinsurance regulatory announcements, market developments, court cases and legislative changes of the week. In this week’s bulletin: 1. Regulation and legislation UK: Prudential Regulation Authority publishes Solvency II Directors’ update, by Ruth Hite, Senior Associate. UK: Changing the rules – the Financial Ombudsman Service launches a new consultation paper, by Lizzie Gray, Associate. Europe: Solvency II third country provisional equivalence decisions may not be determined until December, by Ruth Hite, Senior Associate. Europe: Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on insurance mediation (recast), by Ruth Hite, Senior Associate. Hong Kong: Competition Ordinance will come into full effect on 14 December 2015, by Anthony Woolich, Partner, and Caroline Thomas, Senior Associate. 2. Market developments Latin America: Lloyd’s to open representative office in Colombia, by Jonathan Bruce, Partner, Geoffrey Conlin, Partner, and Lizzie Gray, Associate. 3. Court cases and arbitration “Anti-arbitration” injunctions – AmTrust Europe Limited v Trust Risk Group SpA, by Thomas Coombs, Associate. England and Wales: Co-insurer could not prevent rectification of policy: Equity Syndicate Management Limited v GlaxoSmithKline Plc, by Ben Atkinson, Associate. 4. HFW publications and events Sanctions: a snapshot of current and future developments as at 15 July 2015, by Anthony Woolich, Partner, Daniel Martin, Partner and Felicity Burling, Associate. HFW Sanctions Update Seminar (as part of London International Shipping Week). Should you require any further information or assistance on any of the issues dealt with here, please do not hesitate to contact any of the contributors to this Bulletin, or your usual contact at HFW. Download pdf Contacts Paul Wordley (Editor) Email Andrew Bandurka (Editor in Chief) Email William Reddie (Deputy Editor) Email 0 comment 0 FacebookTwitterLinkedinEmail admin previous post Monthly News from Lloyd’s Register – July 2015 next post New Book Highlights the Hidden Connection Between Food Waste, Hunger and Climate Change You may also like House detention cancelled. The Palermo Court frees the... March 4, 2021 Anna Kaparaki March 4, 2021 UK introduces National Security and Investment Bill to... March 2, 2021 COVID-19, plague, planets, conjunctions, comets, and the Chinese... March 2, 2021 Don’t take chances where your health is concerned… March 1, 2021 Vital statistics of results of the allaboutshipping 100... February 28, 2021 LSLC webinar – The Eternal Bliss – 17th... February 26, 2021 HFW Insurance Bulletin – February 2021 February 26, 2021 Dr Aleka Mandaraka-Sheppard on Legal Shipping Challenges: an... February 25, 2021 HFW | Charterparty insurance terms and cargo’s liability... February 25, 2021 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.