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Issue #1, April 2008

U.K. Judge Upholds $88.3 Million Award In Favor Of Reinsurer

An English judge upheld enforcement of an $88.3M arbitration award rendered in favor of a Monaco reinsurer

New York Judge Confirms $3 Million Award Against Global Re

A N.Y. judge has confirmed a final award that holds Global Re liable for $3M to a cedent for asbestos claims brought against Coca-Cola Co.

Michigan Judge Sends Consolidation Issue To Arbitrator

A Michigan judge has ruled that an arbitrator must decide whether a reinsurance dispute should be resolved in two or multiple arbitrations

TIG, Global, Settle $1.4M Dispute Over DJ Expenses

Global Reinsurance Corporation of America on March 6 agreed to settle their battle over nearly $1.4M in underlying declaratory judgment expenses

Judge Says Aon At Fault For Placing Policy Without Aggregate Deductible

A broker breached its duty by failing to place a policy that had an aggregate deductible, exposing its client to more than $198M in losses, a judge ruled

Intermediary, Cedent Settle Letter-Of-Credit Dispute

A reinsurance intermediary settled its dispute with a cedent over a letter of credit posted in connection with a "rent-a-captive" reinsurance program

Judge Dismisses Final Claim Against Insurer In $55 Million Action

A N.Y. judge dismissed the last claim brought against the Republic of Indonesia and its insurer for damages arising from a $55M reinsurance fraud scam

AIG May Appeal $34.3 Million Award To German Reinsurer

A New York judge stayed a $34.3M judgment against AIG after a jury found that it fraudulently induced a reinsurer to participate in a loss-riddled facility

Cedents Must Pay $15 Million Premium To Granite Re, 8th Circuit Rules

Cedents must pay the entire $15 million premium for a five-year contract even though they stopped writing business after only a year, the 8th Circuit ruled

Cedents Must Pay $15 Million Premium To Granite Re, 8th Circuit Rules

n insurance holding company and its subsidiaries are obligated to pay the entire $15 million premium for a five-year

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