Who’s Who Legal Names Jan Woloniecki, Rod S. Attride-Stirling and Neil Horner as Global Leaders

Who’s Who Legal has named 3 ASW lawyers as leaders. Jan Woloniecki is recognised as one of the top lawyers in the world for insurance and reinsurance law, Rod Attride-Stirling is a “practitioner of the highest calibre” whom peers cite … Continue reading

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ASW Firm Brochure

Synopsis: “Other firms find it difficult to compete” with the team of reinsurance cases, in particular, and its lawyers are admired for their knack of “giving sound commercial advice without ducking difficult decisions.” – Chambers and Partners Global Website Publication: … Continue reading

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Reinventing the Spiral, Intelligent Insurer – February 2010

Synopsis: A recent court ruling in Equitas v. Randall & Quilter aims to rectify a situation whereby loss claimants are systematically stymied in their attempts to make reinsurance recoveries. “There are only two rules, both obvious. First, that the reinsurer … Continue reading

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Developments in Bermuda Arbitration Law – 2010

Synopsis: In last year’s edition of Global Arbitration Review we reported Bermuda’s continued development as a sophisticated international arbitration centre, especially for the (re)insurance industry. The past year has seen more and more class 4 (re)insurers writing policies containing Bermuda … Continue reading

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Worldwide Reinsurance – The Review 2009

Synopsis: 2009 is off to an interesting start in Bermuda. While the outside world descends into economic chaos, the number of new captives formed in the first quarter in Bermuda is up, in comparison to the number for 2008. And … Continue reading

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Weekend at Bernie’s Part II – 2009

  Synopsis: Richard and Larry were best friends working for a company owned by Bernie Lomax. One fine summer day they accidentally discovered that someone had been embezzling money from the company. When they informed their boss, Bernie Lomax, he … Continue reading

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Intelligent Insurer, Back-to-Back Courts Point in Different Directions – October 2009

Synopsis: A recent UK ruling on the relevance of jurisdiction in back-to-back policies was good news for reinsurers. But questions remain unanswered as a consequence. Thanks to the global credit crisis, the lack, with a few notable exceptions, of big-ticket … Continue reading

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Recent Developments in Bermuda Arbitration – Global Arbitration Review 2009

Synopsis: Bermuda, one of the three largest insurance and reinsurance markets in the world, continues to grow in expertise and reputation as an international arbitration centre. The past year has seen an increas- ing number of class 4 reinsurers1 writing … Continue reading

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Dispute Resolution Volume 2: Arbitration, Country Q&A -2008/2009

Authors: Jan W. Woloniecki Published: Dispute Resolution 2008/09 Volume 2: Arbitration. Practical Law Article: Practica Law Country Q&A Vol2

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Practical Bermuda Q&A – Dispute Resolution 2008/2009

Authors: Jan Woloniecki and Nathaniel Turner Published: Dispute Resolution 2008/09 Vol 1, Practical Law Article: Practical Law Country Q&A

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