In a decision released 10 September 2014 in QBE Insurance (International) Ltd v Wild South Holdings Ltd & anor  NZCA 447 the Court of Appeal disposed of appeals in 3 separate proceedings each of which involved issues over the operation of an “automatic reinstatement” clause. The Court decided that cover reinstates as soon as […]
In a current High Court proceeding the engineering expert engaged by EQC, Dick Beetham from GHD Ltd, produced and enabled the filing in court what he entitled as a “joint report” by the parties’ engineers. In fact it was not the version of the report agreed to and signed by the homeowner’s engineer. Instead Mr […]
Here is a link to an excellent article in the The Press by John McCrone about the future problems that will be caused by current EQC and insurance company promoted repair strategies.