Insurance & Reinsurance 2019

Last Updated: 27 February 2019

Insurance & Reinsurance 2019 - Comparisons

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Last Updated: 27 February 2019

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Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP
(Law and Practice)


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Contributors:
Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP
(Law and Practice)


About the contributors:
Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP

The insurance and reinsurance team consists of 14 lawyers, who have earned a reputation for their work across property and casualty insurance as well as speciality risks and financial lines. Notable cases include acting for insurers in the landmark High Court and Court of Appeal decisions in Stork ... Technology Services Asia Private Limited v First Capital Insurance Limited on the application of the condition precedent notice rule under Singaporean insurance law and acting for a contractors’ all risks insurer against its insured contractor regarding a skyscraper development that tilted in Singapore’s central business district, where the claim exceeded SGD66 million. The firm’s experience includes advising on start-ups and the registration of insurance and insurance broking business, corporate insurance, regulatory compliance issues and new insurance products. It has advised reinsurers and retrocessionaires on contested issues under reinsurance and retrocession programmes due to the 2011 Thai floods and the 2010 riots in Bangkok. More recently, the team also advised on the first insurance-linked securities transaction Singapore with the successful issuance of a catastrophe bond in December 2018. The firm has offices in Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam under the Rajah & Tann Asia network.