The Law of Liability Insurance, 3rd Edition - Volumes 1 and 2

The Law of Liability Insurance addresses a specialist niche of law with comprehensive coverage of common law and statute.

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ISBN/ISSN: 9780409334098
Release Date: October 01, 2013
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ISBN/ISSN: 9780409334104
Release Date: October 01, 2013
AUD$ 448.00

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The Law of Liability Insurance addresses a specialist niche of law with comprehensive coverage of common law and statute. Liability insurance provides indemnity against loss to the insured flowing from their liability to another. Types of liability insurance discussed in this two volume work include: motor vehicle, product liability, directors' and officers', employers' liability, professional indemnity, householders' liability, home contents, occupiers' liability, aviation.

The Law of Liability Insurance is the decisive title covering the fundamental areas of insurance liability. This new edition has been substantially revised and updated. The area of insurance has changed significantly since the publication of the second edition in 2005. The authors' renowned expertise have woven these developments throughout the new edition and offer insightful analysis and vital references.

The purpose of The Law of Liability Insurance is to provide for practitioners and insurers a practical discussion of matters where controversy arises, and to provide the authorities upon which the discussion is based.

This review was first published in the Law Institute Journal Victoria 88.01, April 2014

This review was published in LawNews - February 28, 2014



  • Comprehensive two volume
  • High level practitioner work
  • Detailed reference to authorities on subjects discussed, with commentary on their relevance and validity.
  • References to articles by learned authors on specific issues.
  • Extensive Index to contents

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Table of contents

Chapter 1: Liability Insurance

Chapter 2: The Contract of Insurance

Chapter 3: Construction

Chapter 4: Utmost Good Faith and Disclosure

Chapter 5: The Proposal and Misrepresentation

Chapter 6: Interim Cover

Chapter 7: The Policy

Chapter 8: The Cover

Chapter 9: Conditions

Chapter 10: Exclusions

Chapter 11: Special Forms of Insurance Cover

Chapter 12: Election, Waiver and Estoppel

Chapter 13: Actions Between Parties