Insurance Law An Introduction

Author: Robert Merkin
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1317912861
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Insurance Law – An Introduction is essential reading and will provide you with a thorough understanding of all the main areas including motor, property, financial and marine insurance. The book contains the latest case law and best practice with reference to problem areas including fraudulent claims, third party rights against insurers and construing insurance terms. Comprehensive guidance on all key areas from the duty of utmost good faith to choice of law and jurisdictional issues is given by the leading legal experts in the insurance industry.

A Guide to Reinsurance Law

Author: Robert Merkin
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1317912829
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This practical guide offers a useful introduction to reinsurance, taking you step by step through the associated issues you really need to know about. An introduction is provided, setting the scene for further chapters on key topics such as the formation of agreements, terms, rights and obligations. The book covers the following areas: Nature of Reinsurance, Formation of Reinsurance, Agreements, Utmost Good Faith, Terms of Reinsurance Agreements, Rights and Obligations of the Parties, Follow the Settlements and Follow the Fortunes, Claims, Intermediaries, Jurisdiction and Applicable Law, Arbitration.

The ISM Code A Practical Guide to the Legal and Insurance Implications

Author: Phil Anderson
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1317518322
Format: PDF, ePub
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The ISM Code has been mandatory for almost every commercial vessel in the world for more than a decade and nearly two decades for high risk vessels, yet there is very little case law in this area. Consequently, there remains a great deal of confusion about the potential legal and insurance implications of the Code. This third edition represents a major re-write and addresses significant amendments that were made to the ISM Code on 1st July 2010 and 1st January 2015. This book provides practitioners with a practical overview of, and much needed guidance on, the potential implications of failing to implement the requirements of the Code. It will be hugely valuable to DPAs, managers of ship operating companies, ship masters, maritime lawyers and insurance claims staff.

Health Care Law A Practical Guide

Author: Alison Vratil Mikula
Publisher: LexisNexis
ISBN: 1579111335
Format: PDF
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A comprehensive analysis and practical guide for handling the many legal issues facing all health care providers in today's dynamic health care environment. Each chapter contains a concise, comprehensive discussion of the law; an analysis of problems likely to be faced by health care providers; and practical guidelines for dealing with those problems. • Medical malpractice, risk management and quality assurance • Consent to medical treatment • Medical information and confidentiality • Reimbursement • Antitrust and health care • Medical staff matters • Patient care issues--admission and discharge, abortion and sterilization, death, autopsies, organ donations, and AIDS issues • Tax issues • Contractual relations • Facility licensing and accreditation • Licensure of professionals • Joint Ventures and practice acquisitions • Fraud and abuse and self-referral issues First published 1985.

LexisNexis Practice Guide New Jersey Insurance Litigation 2012 Edition

Author: Robert B. Hille
Publisher: LexisNexis
ISBN: 1579118348
Format: PDF, Mobi
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LexisNexis Practice Guide New Jersey Insurance Litigation explains how to analyze, resolve, and/or litigate the issues that can arise at every stage of an insurance coverage dispute. This portable, practical, task-oriented guidebook to the various types of insurance provides comprehensive, authoritative coverage for the practitioner on the following key topics: • Introduction to Insurance • Common Approaches to Coverage and Coverage Litigation • Personal Lines • Commercial Lines: Commercial General Liability Policies • Commercial Lines: Worker's Compensation, First Party, Employee Fidelity, Environmental and Additional Insured Coverage • Professional Lines • Life, Health and Disability Insurance • Denials and Limitations of Insurance Coverage • Extracontractual Liability • Excess, Umbrella and Surplus Lines Insurance • Rehabilitation, Liquidation and Guarantee Funds Distilling over 20 years of experience from two distinguished New Jersey insurance law practitioners, the LexisNexis Practice Guide New Jersey Insurance Litigation is a reliable roadmap through the complex and multi-faceted practice area of insurance law that combines how-to practice guidance, 49 task-oriented checklists, 120 strategic points, warnings, and cross-references to statutory, case, timing tips to prevent practice missteps, and cross-references to specific state and federal legislation, caselaw, and sources detailing the features of, and requirements for, insurance coverage in New Jersey.

A Guide to Health Insurance Billing

Author: Marie A Moisio
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1133169627
Format: PDF
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Begin a career in the world of health insurance billing with A Guide to Health Insurance Billing, Third Edition. This resource introduces learners to medical billing, covering everything from patient registration to claims submission. Students will become familiar with appropriate terminology, understand legal and regulatory guidelines, and develop an understanding of coding systems. The Superiorland Clinic practical simulation in Appendix A puts students' skills to the test with 20 case studies that require forms completion. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

LexisNexis Practice Guide New Jersey Insurance Litigation

Author: Robert B. Hille
Publisher: LexisNexis
ISBN: 1522147624
Format: PDF, Docs
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Distilling more than 50 years of combined experience from two distinguished New Jersey insurance law practitioners, this publication explains how to analyze, resolve or litigate the issues that can arise at every stage of an insurance coverage dispute in New Jersey. Practical and task oriented, it covers both decisive general considerations in insurance litigation and key issues that arise in specific lines of insurance. Most of the topics are categorized by relevant policy language and exclusions in various kinds of policies for the purpose of making even the most esoteric of issues easily accessible. New Jersey Insurance Litigation combines how-to practice guidance, 49 task-oriented checklists, 120 strategic points, warnings, and cross-references to statutory, case, timing tips to prevent practice missteps. Includes cross-references to specific state and federal legislation, caselaw, and sources detailing the features of, and requirements for, insurance coverage in New Jersey. Comprehensive, authoritative coverage for the practitioner is provided for the following key topics: • Introduction to Insurance • Common Approaches to Coverage and Coverage Litigation Personal Lines • Commercial Lines: Commercial General Liability Policies • Commercial Lines: Worker's Compensation, First Party, Employee Fidelity, Environmental and Additional Insured Coverage • Professional Lines • Life, Health and Disability Insurance • Denials and Limitations of Insurance Coverage • Extracontractual Liability • Excess, Umbrella and Surplus Lines Insurance • Rehabilitation, Liquidation and Guarantee Funds