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Liability insurance in international arbitration, the Bermuda Form, Richard Jacobs, Lorelie S. Masters and Paul Stanley

Table Of Contents
Cover -- Dedication -- Title Page -- Foreword to the First Edition -- Preface -- Contents -- About the Authors -- Table of Cases -- Table of Legislation -- 1. THE LEGAL AND ECONOMIC ORIGINS OF THE BERMUDA FORM -- Policy Forms and Liability Problems -- US Legal Decisions on Insurance Coverage Issues -- The Creation of ACE and XL -- Key Features of the Bermuda Form -- 2. THE BERMUDA FORM: ITS BASIC STRUCTURE -- An Occurrence Reported Form -- The Period of Cover: Coverage A and B -- Limits -- The Excess Point -- The Inception and Retroactive Coverage Dates -- The Exclusions -- The Conditions -- Schedules and Endorsements -- 3. CHOICE OF LAW ISSUES UNDER THE BERMUDA FORM -- Identifying the Relevant Governing Law -- The Division between Substance and Procedure -- 4. INTERPRETATION OF THE BERMUDA FORM AND THE MODIFICATION OF NEW YORK LAW -- The Structure of the Modification of the New York Law Proviso -- Interpretation of Insurance Contracts: The Basic Approach -- Interpretation of the Modification of the New York Law Proviso -- The 'Forbidden Grounds' -- Fruit of the Poisonous Tree? -- 5. THE COVERAGE CLAUSE -- Insurance against Liability -- The Insured -- Ultimate Net Loss/All Sums Insurance … For Damages -- Judgments -- Settlements by the Policyholder -- Mitigation of Damages -- Allocation of Payments -- Personal Injury, Property Damage and Advertising Liability -- Personal Injury -- Property Damage -- Advertising Liability -- Other Aspects of the Coverage Clause -- 6. THE DEFINITION OF 'OCCURRENCE' -- Introduction -- 'Occurrence': The Basic Definition -- Aggregation -- Expected or Intended Injury -- 7. FORTUITY, EXPECTED OR INTENDED, AND THE 'MAINTENANCE DEDUCTIBLE' -- Introduction -- Fortuity and Related Doctrines -- Expectation and Intention -- The 'Maintenance Deductible' -- 8. NOTICE OF OCCURRENCE -- Introduction -- Method of Giving Notice
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non fiction
3rd ed.
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1 online resource (538 pages)
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