TITLE

Aviation insurers escape EC courtesy of BLG, DLA

AUTHOR(S)
Harris, Joanne
PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
Lawyer;4/4/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 13, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a competition case in which aviation insurers Barlow Lyde & Gilbert (BLG) and DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary secured success for the London aviation insurance market. Following the September 11, 2001 attacks, insurers worked together to raise rates and reduce cover. In this respect, BLG partner David Strang, acting for the Lloyd's Market Association (LMA) and Alexandra Kamerling of DLA Piper, representing the International Underwriting Association of London, led lengthy talks with the European Commission, which settled on March 23, 2005.
ACCESSION #
16777568

 

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