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INSURANCE LAW

Second lockdown and business interruption insurance : companies must persist in the face of insurers

The second lockdown has stopped or considerably slowed down the activity of many economic sectors that had already been severely affected since the beginning of the covid-19 crisis. Many companies in most countries have already declared a claim to their insurer about the business interruption coverage provided in their insurance contracts.

INSURANCE LAW

Business interruption insurance and coronavirus : insurers sentenced to cover companies’ losses in various countries

All over the world, the economic crisis unleashed by the outbreak of covid-19 is hurting economies, regardless of income level. According to World Bank forecasts, the global economy will shrink by 5.2% this year.

INSURANCE LAW

After Covid-19: Business interruption insurance for companies (Free translation)

The Covid-19 crisis has forced many sectors to shut down, while other companies are suffering considerable losses in turnover.

INSURANCE LAW

“Businesses: insurance companies and the state must take responsibility”. The opinion column of J. Aubert, O. Marleix and J. Goy. (Free translation)

The three signatories call for the “creation of a simple mechanism to guarantee business interruption losses in the event of a pandemic, based on the natural disasters one”.