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  • Alpha Insurance A/S (Alpha) goes into solvent liquidation

    In a statement released on 5th March 2018 Alpha said “Effective immediately, Alpha Insurance A/S has ceased all underwriting, including renewals. This decision is a direct consequence of CBL Insurance Limited, one of Alpha Insurance’s largest reinsurers, having had their A.M.Best “A-“ rating suspended and has been placed into interim liquidation. As such, the Board of Directors of Alpha Insurance A/S decided on Saturday, March 3rd, to cease all underwriting of new business as well as renewals with immediate effect.

    Friday, 9 March 2018

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Planning for retirement
8 July 2020

In 2006 I started thinking about retirement whilst founding a boutique practice specialising in partnership and employment law. Ten years later, a friend told me that I would never be able to retire.


Time for a new regulatory settlement
3 July 2020

The problem with reform based on a compromise with vested interests is that it ends up being more pig’s ear than silk purse and the Legal Services Act 2007 is no exception.


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Our latest special report, produced in association with Temple Legal Protection, looks at the role of after-the-event (ATE) insurance in commercial litigation post-LASPO. We are at a time when insurers, solicitors, clients and litigation funders work ever more closely to create funding packages that work for all of them, with conditional fee and even damages-based agreements now part of many law firms’ armoury.