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I.C. Sharma Vs. The Oriental Insurance Company Ltd [SC 2018 January]

KEYWORDS :- Consumer-Insurance policy-

DATE :-January 10, 2018-

  • Under-insurance basically means that the insured has taken out an insurance policy in which he has valued the insured items for a sum which is less than the actual value of the insured item.
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Cryptocurrency roller coaster may be fertile ground for lawyers - if we can understand it

Modern Tulip Mania?

In mid December 2017, I caught up with a friend (who also happens to be a very sensible corporate lawyer), who told me with wide excited eyes that he had recently bought some cryptocurrency and he was monitoring his crypto-market app ( 1,012 more words

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New York City launches litigation against Big Oil & Gas for cost of climate change - will Australia follow suit?

I was intrigued to read a report in the New York Times yesterday, that New York City has sued 5 oil companies seeking compensatory damages for the city’s costs of dealing with climate change. 867 more words

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Fair Debt Collection Practices: Know Your Rights!

When you owe a debt you may be contacted by the creditor or a debt collector.  You may receive letters and phone calls from collection agencies and/or their attorneys. 391 more words

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Tips on Consumer Debt Collection Services

Despite the alarming levels of consumer debt, consumers are still mesmerized and drawn-in by unsecured credit avenues such as credit cards, loans, and store cards, among others. 396 more words

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Seven Things to Require Your Contractor to Show You Before You Pay Anything

When you engage in a remodeling or repair project, there are a lot of details to worry about, and a shortage of people able to help you discover what you need to know.  1,580 more words