Indemnity insurance, contribution claims and limitation

An article for Lexis Nexis following the recent High Court Judgment in RSA Insurance plc v. Assicurazoni Generali SPA  [2018] EWHC 1237 (QB) - a case regarding a contribution by one indemnity insurer against another was statute barred under the two-year limitation period provided by Section 10(1) of the Limitation Act 1980 (LA 1980), due
to the insured’s claim against the insurer being a claim for liquidated damages rather than a claim in debt.

Click here to view the article which was first published by Lexis®PSL on 24th July 2018.

To view the judgment click here.