UK Insurance

Hagens Berman UK LLP secures litigation funding, ATE Insurance and initiates litigation against Mercedes, further strengthening its global litigation against the automaker

[London] – Hagens Berman UK, the London firm of world-renowned US law firm Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP, announces the latest developments in its class action lawsuit on behalf of UK Mercedes drivers affected by emissions fraud. Hagens Berman UK has successfully secured substantial litigation funding from Harbor as well …

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LMG speeds up recruitment with a new hub

The London Market Group (LMG) has created a new recruitment portal for the industry. The group seeks to promote the London market and make visible the roles it has to offer to new and returning talent, regardless of their location. The new hub provides a single location for insurers, brokers …

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Aviva warns of increase in claims fraud during pandemic

Law360, London (June 2, 2021, 4:05 p.m. BST) – Insurance giant Aviva warned on Wednesday that organized scammers were capitalizing on the COVID-19 crisis, after its figures suggested an increase in fraudulent claims in 2020. The proportion of claims associated with fraud in 2020 – at the height of the …

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Carpool clubs struggle to find insurance coverage

The UK carsharing community is facing an insurance crisis, with clubs across the country struggling to find an insurer to cover themselves. Some groups are being forced to disband and even take cars off the road after several insurers refuse to provide coverage, often with little explanation. In Leeds, Alison …

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