• Defective design - How far does your product liability cover go? - A "quick shove kick", a leg amputation and a West Australian Supreme Court decision on "defective design" and "professional duty". How well do you understand the fine print of a product liability insurance policy and what do those exclusions mean, ask Peter Mann and Ray Giblett.
  • Fiduciary relationships, managing conflicts and Chinese walls - Are you a fiduciary? Advisers such as investment advisory arm of investment banks may well be, and need to be careful about how they discharge their obligations and manage conflicts. A landmark decision helps them do just that, say Michael Legg and Nicholas Mavrakis.


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