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Inception Group to launch legal action against Axa over business insurance

12 April 2021 by

Inception Group has said it has been “left with no choice" but to pursue legal action against insurer Axa over its business interruption insurance policy.

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Black and White Hospitality launches legal action against insurers

01 April 2021 by

Black and White Hospitality has launched further group action against its insurance company as part of an ongoing fight to secure a payout through its business interruption policies.

Thousands of hospitality businesses still struggling to secure insurance payouts News

Thousands of hospitality businesses still struggling to secure insurance payouts

08 February 2021 by

Thousands of hospitality businesses are still struggling to secure insurance payouts for Covid-19 disruption, three weeks[...]

Covid insurance ruling: fewer than one in 10 policies expected to pay out News

Covid insurance ruling: fewer than one in 10 policies expected to pay out

22 January 2021 by

Fewer than one in 10 business interruption insurance policies held by hospitality operators are estimated to[...]

Supreme Court ruling removes 'roadblocks' to business interruption payouts News

Supreme Court ruling removes 'roadblocks' to business interruption payouts

15 January 2021 by

Thousands of hospitality operators have been thrown a lifeline after the Supreme Court ruled in favour[...]

Date set for Supreme Court business interruption insurance ruling News

Date set for Supreme Court business interruption insurance ruling

12 January 2021 by

The Supreme Court ruling on whether insurers' policy-wordings means they should pay out for business interruption[...]

How to... make a business interruption insurance claim for coronavirus Advice

How to... make a business interruption insurance claim for coronavirus

22 October 2020

The hearing at the High Court may open the floodgates for a host of similar cases, so check the wording of your policy.

Forced closures set to trigger 'tsunami' of insurance claims News

Forced closures set to trigger 'tsunami' of insurance claims

09 October 2020

Forced restaurant and pub closures in Scotland and parts of England are expected to trigger a “tsunami” of new business interruption insurance claims, a campaign group has said.

Business insurance claimants face delay pending possible appeal News

Business insurance claimants face delay pending possible appeal

30 September 2020 by

Business interruption policy claimants are facing delays into 2021 after a 'leapfrog' application to appeal to[...]

How might the high court ruling affect your business interruption claim? News

How might the high court ruling affect your business interruption claim?

16 September 2020 by

Tuesday's landmark ruling means that insurers should now pay out for business interruption claims that had[...]

Business interruption insurance ruling provides 'light at the end of the tunnel' for operators News

Business interruption insurance ruling provides 'light at the end of the tunnel' for operators

15 September 2020 by

The high court ruling on business interruption insurance policies suggests Covid-19 claims should be paid in[...]

Ruling in business interruption test cases expected on Tuesday News

Ruling in business interruption test cases expected on Tuesday

10 September 2020 by

Rulings in the High Court test cases held to determine if insurers should pay out business[...]

‘It’s not too late’ says action group fighting for business interruption claims News

‘It’s not too late’ says action group fighting for business interruption claims

11 August 2020

Hospitality Insurance Group Action (HIGA), which has taken part in legal action against the major business insurers, has said that a significant number of claims which were previously denied may still be claimable.

Hospitality campaign challenging insurers over business interruption claims reports back News

Hospitality campaign challenging insurers over business interruption claims reports back

22 July 2020

A hospitality campaign challenging insurers over their failure to pay out business interruption claims related to the Covid-19 pandemic has analysed hundreds of policies submitted by businesses denied pay-outs.

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