Vertretung von Haftpflichtigen und Versicherungen
Overview on issues arising out of the representation of liable parties and insurances in civil and criminal proceedings. The author focuses in particular on questions relating to conflicts of interest, litigation, the relationship between the insurance and the policy holder, cost bearing and legal protection insurance.
Diener zweier Herren? – Zur Rolle des Versicherungsbrokers
The author discusses the role of the insurance broker in the conclusion and the settlement of insurance contracts, focusing on the question of whose knowledge is attributed to whom, which is often relevant in practice. Does the policyholder know what the broker knows? Does the insurer know what the broker knows?
Directors’ and Officers’ liability in Switzerland
An overview on directors’ and officers’ liability in Switzerland and related issues.
Direct Third-Party Access to Liability Insurance
Review of the legal situation in Switzerland.
Insurance & Reinsurance
An overview on regulatory and contractual aspects of Swiss insurance and reinsurance law.