Birds' Modern Insurance Law
provides an analysis of the increasingly complex legal rules affecting contracts of insurance – the author aiming throughout to offer a concise explanation of the fundamental principles of insurance law in a straightforward and accessible manner.
- Presents a concise yet analytical explanation of the fundamental principles of insurance law, written in a accessible and straightforward manner – Gives students the comprehensive guidance on the law of insurance they need in order to do well in their studies, and provides legal and insurance professionals with a reference guide they can use to look up information quickly
- Covers everything from the history of insurance and regulation through to the various forms of insurance such as life, and liability – Covers everything they need in one easy, lucid book
- Analyses the increasingly complex legal rules affecting contracts of insurance – Ensures readers have a thorough understanding of the rules
- Written by Professor John Birds, the acknowledged expert in the field – Readers benefit from the author's years of knowledge and insight gained from teaching insurance law
- Provides a more distinct treatment of consumer insurance law as opposed to commercial insurance law – Focuses students on the area of law which forms the main part of their course; and which legal and insurance professionals need help with most
This new edition features updates to the previous edition, including details of the forthcoming Insurance Act
, assuming no Parliamentary problems, that are set to come into force in 2016.