Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 203 (Oct)
Court: Commercial Court

Morison J

Representation Christopher Symons QC and Peter Cranfield (instructed by Decherts) for the claimants.
  Nicholas Strauss QC and Andrew Lenon (instructed by Davies Arnold Cooper) for the defendants.
  Andrew Burns (instructed by CMS Cameron McKenna) for the intervening parties.
Judgment Dates: 15 October 2002


Insurance - Insurance contract - Clause - Construction - Definition of single event or occurrence in insurance policy.

The Case

The court gave judgment in favour of the defendants on a preliminary issue in a dispute between insured and insurers where the issue was whether the claimants' failure to train its staff properly, resulting in them mis-selling pensions and incurring liability, constituted a single occurrence for the liability limitation in the policy.

Practice Areas

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