Summary of presentations of the 1st INSULAW INTERNATIONAL seminar on claims in Latin America

Last Tuesday 16 November INSULAW INTERNATIONAL organised its first seminar on claims in Latin America. Coinciding with this seminar, the international network of law firms specialised in insurance law, moreover, announced the launch of its website: www.insulaw-international.com. The seminar was opened by the current president of INSULAW INTERNATIONAL, and managing partner of AZSURE ABOGADOS, Jesús […]

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Delimiting clauses vs. limiting clauses: the surprise continues

Introduction: Recently, the First Civil Chamber of the Supreme Court, in Judgment No. 421/2020, of July 14, has ruled on the “surprising clauses” – clauses already predisposed in the contract that surprisingly restrict the coverage of the insured, and that are within the delimiting clauses of risk coverage, considering them as restrictive clauses of rights […]

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Jesús Velez explains his vision on the application and practice of Law 50/1980 for the future in the magazine Actualidad Aseguradora

On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the Spanish Insurance Contract Law 50/1980 of 8th October, our Managing Partner Jesús Velez explains his vision on the application and practice of this law for the future,  in the following article published in the 14th edition of the magazine Actualidad Aseguradora. https://editorial.inese.es/2020/10/08/reportaje-ley-de-contrato-de-seguros/pugpig_index.html […]

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International insurance programmes: insured interest and financial interest

The interest in the insurance contract: The legal dictionary of the RAE defines interest as follows: “Essential element of the insurance contract, which is a relationship of economic content between a subject and an object. This interest is conceived in a broad sense, in such a way that the economic relationship may be of a very diverse […]

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AZSURE Abogados: Online breakfast session about Professional Liability.

Last 27th of May, the webinar on Professional Liability was organised by Jesús Vélez, the managing partner of Azsure.  The event was attended by a very interesting group of guests, all of them experts in claims management, representing major insurers in Spain and the aim of the event was to provide the participants with guidelines and […]

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Do business interruption policies cover damages caused by COVID-19?

Introduction: After ten months of fighting the devastating social, economic and health consequences of the pandemic caused by the Covid-19, questions arise about the possible coverage of loss of profits and business interruption policies. In addition, the recent decision of the UK High Court in the test case initiated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) […]

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