Effective exercise and discharge of an insurer’s payment obligations

Cape York Airlines Pty Ltd v QBE Insurance (Australia) Ltd [2010] QSC 313

Allens Arthur Robinson

A recent Queensland Supreme Court judgment1 is a reminder that insurers must decisively elect and communicate a decision as to which basis of settlement it has chosen to apply in circumstances where it has several options open to it when responding to a claim. Partner Dean Carrigan (view CV) and Law Graduate Alexander Edwards report.


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