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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Colinvaux's Law of Insurance 11th ed isbn 9780414055902

Colinvaux's Law of Insurance 10th ed with 1st Supplement

ISBN13: 9780414050273
New Edition ISBN: 9780414055902
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780414034211
Published: October 2015
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback & Supplement
Price: Out of print

Colinvaux's Law of Insurance gives a concise account of all the essential components of insurance law. It examines the underlying principles of insurance law, before going on to deal with the parties involved and the different types of insurance. It is renowned for a crisp, analytical style that succinctly explains complex topics.

  • The 1st Supplement was published in October 2015
  • The Main Work was published in November 2014
  • Examines core aspects such as the insurance contract, insurance policies and the parties involved
  • Deals individually with marine, life and accident, liability, property, financial and motor vehicle insurance
  • Covers reinsurance
  • Emphasises the impact of recent cases and legislation on the established principles
  • Examines the radically evolving regulatory structure for insurers and brokers
  • Discusses the impact of the credit crunch on insurance law
  • Considers the various proposals for reform from the English and Scottish Law Commissions

Insurance Law
Part One: The Contract of Insurance
Conflict of Laws
Construction of the Policy
Insurable Interest
The Risk
Utmost Good Faith
Terms of Insurance Contracts
The Premium
The Rights of Insurers
Statutory Control of Insurers. Part Two: The Parties
The Regulation of Insurers
The Assured
Insurance Intermediaries. The Insolvency of Insurance Companies. Part Three: Special Types of Insurance Contract
Life and Accident Insurance
Property Insurance
Liability Insurance
Third Party Rights under Liability Policies
Motor Vehicle Insurance
Financial Insurance
Marine Insurance
War Risks