Enforcement of Insurance Contracts by or on behalf of Third Parties

David B Brian
1996 Law review  
The object of this article is to identify and analyse various actions which may assist a third party who is refused indemnification by an insurer on the ground that s/he was not privy to the contract of insurance. Enforcement of the contract pursuant to the Contracts (Privity) Act 1982 is identified as the most appropriate option that is potentially available to a third party. However, in order for the Act to apply to insurance policies, it will be necessary for the Court of Appeal to overrule
more » ... r distinguish a body of case law on the Act which has arisen from cases concerning nominees.
doi:10.26686/vuwlr.v26i4.6148 fatcat:tqogmi4agje4hdfske53krdkxm