The insurance market is changing - Big Data, Run Off, Agile Supervision and InsurTechs are just some of the keywords that stand for a dynamic market. The legal issues are manifold and cannot be allocated to a single area of law.
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Disputes, in particular on major claims and arbitration proceedings
Latest News & Articles
- Insurance brokerage: lack of uninterrupted liability insurance may result in loss of broker's licence
Oppenhoff has advised the shareholders of Smart Paws GmbH on its sale to Trupanion Inc.
An insurance broker may in exceptional cases be obliged to draw an insured party’s attention to certain exclusions of cover. This was confirmed by the Higher Regional Court [Oberlandesgericht - OLG] of Frankfurt.
The Düsseldorf Regional Court has ruled that, under certain circumstances, an insurance broker must accept being attributed with the unfair conduct of an advertising agency commissioned by him (judgement of 16 June 2021, 12 O 10/21).