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NIGERIAN INSURANCE & REINSURANCE LAW CASES [POLICY, PRACTICE & PUBLISHING LAW REPORTS, 3PLR]

Bad Faith Insurance  -  Insurance Defense   -   Insurance Fraud   -   Medical Insurance - Cargo & Freight Insurance

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ACHONU V. NAT. EMPLOYMENT MUTUAL INS. CO. (NIG) LTD

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Comprehensive insurance on motor vehicle - Plaintiff claiming higher sum but accepting lower sum  as full and final settlement - Action brought after collection – Defence of waiver of rights – How treated

ADEROUNGBOYE V. N.B.N. LTD

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Evaluation of claims - Sum for property assured - Whether guide to price in open market

AJUFO V. AJARBOR AND OTHERS.

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Third party policy - Occurrence of risk insured - Proceedings against insured - Joinder of Insurer - Effect obligation of insurer to insured - When arising - Procedure for claims against insurer by insured - S. 10, Motor vehicles (Third Party Insurance) Act, Cap. 126, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria

AJALA V. AMERICAN LIFE INSURANCE CO. INC

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Insurer and insured - Insured dying before end of agreement -Regular payment of premium made by insured -Policy providing for 31 days’ grace for payment of premium when due - Claim made by personal representatives for sum due on policy – Proper treatment of

AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL INSURANCE CO. V. CEEKAY TRADERS LIMITED

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Marine Insurance – Jurisdiction for claims arising thereto – Applicable statute(s)

ALLEN AND OTHERS V. JAMBO HOLDINGS [

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Aviation Insurance – Existence of insurance policy against litigation claims – Admissible evidence of same as security against a Mareva (Freezing) Injunction- Need to show the insurance corporation have accepted responsibility or other relevant considerations – Whether mere assertion of insurance is not sufficient ground for discharging the injunction – Where insurance policy is foreign – Whether there if need to show proof of an undertaking by a local insurance company of standing

AZUKEMU V. NNAJUBA

 

BAILLIE V. ORIENTAL TELEPHONE AND ELECTRIC COMPANY LIMITED

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Mutual assurance – Policy holder participating in profits – Power of company to alter rights of policy holder – Relevant considerations

BANDAR PROPERTY HOLDINGS LTD. V. J. S. DARWEN (SUCCESSORS) LTD.

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Lease Covenant - Implied
term - Covenant by lessors to insure demised pr
emises - Covenant by lessees to  reimburse, lessors in respect of premium – Insurance cover effected by lessors at premium higher than could have been obtained elsewhere - Whether lessees liable to pay  excess - Whether term to be implied that lessors to act reasonably in placing
insurance so as not to impose unnecessarily heavy burden on lessees

BRITISH AND FRENCH BANK V. JIA ENT. LTD

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Insurable interest - Debenture - Whether evidence of an insur­able interest

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Joint interest - What constitutes.

BRITISH EQUITABLE ASSURANCE COMPANY, LIMITED V. BAILLY

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:– Insurance practices  - Construction of insurance contract between insurers and policy holders - Life Assurance – Relevant considerations

BRITISH INDIA GENERAL INSURANCE CO V. KALLA

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:–Subrogation -  When right arises.

BRITISH INDIA GEN. INS. CO. (NIG) LTD V. THAWARDAS

INSURANCE & REINSURANCE LAW:- Marine Insurance - Marine Insurance Act, 1961 - Sardines shipped from Las Palmas to Lagos insured against risks of theft, loss and non-delivery - Sardines not delivered - Claim for insured value

DENTON V. ABEJE

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:– Motor car collision Defendant’s vehicle jumping queue at bridge - Collision with vehicle on opposite side of road First defendant joining insurance company by third party notice - Plaintiff’s insurance company paying money in lieu of repairs - Particulars of loss of use of car falsifying figure given Reason for hire of taxi for use and receipts for money paid not tendered by plaintiff - Percentage of depreciation of car arrived at by court Medical evidence not called to support claim for pain and suffering - Counsel’s duty in respect of cases re-stated

FADAYOMI V. MERCURY ASSURANCE CO. LTD

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:– Insurer and insured — Claim for loss incurred as result of accident - Evidence closed for both plaintiff and defendants - Plaintiff making application to amend statement of claim - Substitution of new paragraph for old and addition of new paragraphs - Objection raised by defendants on grounds of inconvenience and prejudice - Principles to be followed by court

FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, MINNA & ORS V. DR. (MRS) ADAEZE G.N.C. OKOLI

 

GLENCORE INTERNATIONAL AG AND ANR V. PORTMAN AND ORS

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:– Non-disclosure of material information – When can found ground for insurers to avoid a contract of insurance – What the Court would consider

 

GLOBAL PLANT LTD. V. SECRETARY OF STATE FOR HEALTH AND SOCIAL SECURITY

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:– Liability of employers to pay contributions under an insurance statute – Implication for nature of employment – Whether one for contract of service or for contract for services

GREAT NIGERIA INSURANCE COMPANY LIMITED V. LADGROUPS LIMITED

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:– Valued Policy - Excess Clause - Whether inconsistent.

 

HALIFAX BUILDING SOCIETY AND ANOTHER V. KEIGHLEY AND ANOTHER

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Fire insurance – Mortgaged property – Where taken out by mortgagor outside of deed terms - Party entitled to same

IN RE KING, DECD.ROBINSON V. GRAY

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Interest of third party in policy - Landlord and tenant - Covenant - Covenant to keep premises insured against fire in joint names of lessor and lessee and to reinstate in event of damage or destruction by fire - Premiums paid by lessee - Premises destroyed – How treated

INGOSSTRAKH INSURANCE COMPANY LIMITED V. FIOGRET LIMITED & ORS

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- International contract of insurance for the carriage of goods by sea - Bailment – Enforcement of – Whether can be at the instance of third party bailers – Section 68 of the Insurance Act of 1997 which makes a third party entitled to claim against an insured in respect of a risk insured against a right to join the insurer of that risk in an action against the insured in respect of the claim – Whether repealed by Insurance Act 1997 which contained no provision giving right to a third party to claim against Insurance Company

J.E. OSHEVIRE LTD. V. TRIPOLI MOTORS

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Motor vehicle insurance - Repair of insured vehicle - Contract of with repairer - Nature of the agreement

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Motor vehicle insurance - Repair of insured vehicle - Contract under tripartite agreement to repair - Whether two types of contract thereunder

JARMAKANI TRANSPORT LTD V. KALLA

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Motion by BRITISH INDIA GENERAL INSURANCE CO. LTD. Legislation - 1963 Constitution of the Federation, s.117(6)(a) – How treated

JESSICA TRADING CO. LTD. V. BENDEL INSURANCE CO. LTD.

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Marine insurance policy - Meaning of - Section 2 and 3 of the Marine Insurance Act.

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Contract of marine insurance - Validity of - Condition precedent thereto - Section 24(1) of the Marine Insurance Act - Where policy of insurance has expired - Whether any form of compromise between insurer and insured enforceable.

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Marine insurance - Voyage policy - Time policy - Meanings of and distinction between - Whether both mutually exclusive - Relevant consideration - Section 27 of the Marine Insurance Act considered

JUREIDINI V. NATIONAL BRITISH AND IRISH MILLERS INSURANCE COMPANY

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Fire Insurance - Policy - Arbitration Clause as to Amount of Claim - Condition Precedent to Action - Repudiation going to Root of Contract – Waiver

KOMOLAFE V. ONANUGA

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Motor accident - Vicarious liability -Liability of insurance company

LAW UNION AND ROCK INSURANCE OF NIG. LTD. V. LIVINUS ONUOHA

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Insurance policy - Claim thereunder - Insurable interest Of claimant - How determined - What court need consider in determining

LEADWAY ASSURANCE COMPANY LIMITED V. ZECO NIGERIA LIMITED

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Loss of insured goods – Where contract of insurance requires report of loss/claim within a stipulated time – Whether oral report of same suffices – How treated

M H SMITH (PLANT HIRE) LTD V. D L MAINWARING

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Subrogation - Winding up of plaintiff company - Application to substitute insurers as plaintiffs - Whether insurers having right of action against defendants - Companies Act 1985, ss 651, 654.

MANAGEMENT ENTERPRISES LTD AND ORS V. JOHNATHAN OTUSANYA

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Effect of lack of insurance cover

 

MARK KAYODE V. ROYAL EXCHANGE ASSURANCE

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE LAW:- Claim for damages for breach of contract of insurance -Interpretation of the non-liability clause in contract - Effect of arbitration clause in contract



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