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Shipowner’s insurer: no limitation of liability in the absence of constitution of a limitation fund


Supreme Court, 8 nov. 2017, n°16-24656 : The shipowner's insurer cannot invoke the benefit of the limitation of liability unless [...]

The insurance company, who, in full knowledge of the results of the survey meant to demonstrate the reality and extent of the liability of the insured, did have the possibility to discuss the findings thereof, cannot, save proof of fraud, contend that the said survey could not be validly invoked against her


Supreme Court, 29 Sept. 2016, n°15-16342: Whereas, in order to hold that the survey report could not be opposed to CAMBTP, [...]

Directive (EU) 2016/97 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 20 January 2016 on insurance distribution


  Entry into force of this Directive, which repeals and recasts the Directive 2002/92/EC of the European Parliament and of [...]