Since June 2022, policyholders have grown cautiously optimistic as two state appellate courts have ruled in favor of policyholders seeking coverage for business interruption loss stemming from COVID-19. As has been well documented since the pandemic began, courts have largely declined to find coverage for such loss, often based on […]
FCA BI insurance test case: case management conference on 26 June highlights the difficulties in determining the issues and raises the prospect of a second trial
On 26 June, there was a further case management conference (CMC) in the FCA’s COVID-19 BI insurance test case. The CMC was before Lord Justice Flaux and Mr Justice Butcher. These two judges will sit together to hear the trial. The court dealt with a number of issues regarding the […]
FCA BI Insurance Test Cases: Case Management Conference Highlights the Challenges Facing the Court and the Parties
A case management conference (CMC) before Mr Justice Butcher was held on 16 June to deal with a number of procedural matters in relation to the future conduct of the Financial Conduct Authority’s COVID-19 business interruption insurance test case.