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Insurance: Third Party (Rights Against Insurers) Act 2010 - Update

In answer to a recent question in parliament, the MoJ minister, Shailesh Vara, simply stated that the Act would be taken forward as soon as parliamentary time was available.  The Act aims to correct a number of deficiencies in the current legislation, principally in respect of claims against insolvent insurers and, whilst it has received Royal Assent, it is yet to be put into force.

For further information on this please contact Fiona James, Director, Professional Support Lawyer on 0191 233 5220 or Marcus Davies, Professional Support Executive on 0161 603 5146

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