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Financial Conduct Authority v. Arch Insurance (UK) Ltd. et al: COVID-19 Business Interruption Test Case Judgment

Approved Judgment regarding "a test case to determine issues of principle in relation to policy coverage under various specimen wordings underwritten by the defendants in respect of claims by policyholders to be indemnified for business interruption losses arising in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic and the advice of and restrictions imposed by the UK Government in consequence" in The Financial Conduct Authority, in the United Kingdom v. Arch Insurance (UK) Limited, Argenta Syndicate Management Limited, Ecclesiastical Insurance Office Plc, Hiscox Insurance Company Limited, MS Amlin Underwriting Limited, QBE Limited, Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Plc, Zurich Insurance Plc, Hospitality Insurance Group Action, and Hiscox Action Group at the High Court of Justice, in London.

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Financial Conduct Authority



September 15, 2020


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Arch Insurance (UK) Limited;Argenta Syndicate Management Limited;Ecclesiastical Insurance Office Plc;Hiscox Insurance Company Limited;MS Amlin Underwriting Limited;QBE Limited;Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Plc;Zurich Insurance Plc;Hospitality Insurance Group Action;Hiscox Action Group



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