Where is the limit for claiming interests by the insured while invoking Article 20 of the LCS?

1.- Introduction Recently, the First Civil Chamber of the Spanish Supreme Court ruled by ruling no. 473/2020 of September 17th, on the feasibility of exercising the direct action of Article 76 of the Insurance Contract Law (“LCS”) against an insurance company, not being a claim of the principal amount that is already fixed and satisfied,

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

1.- 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

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Los seguros de cancelación de eventos

Introducción Cuando apenas hace un mes se suspendió el MWC20 de Barcelona, se suscitó una gran polémica, pues  según se dijo oficialmente,“no hay ningún motivo sanitario para suspenderlo , sino  que hay una “epidemia mediática y de miedo motivada por intereses económicos y políticos”. Sin embargo, las deserciones de las empresas participantes motivaron la adopción

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