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Insurance Law and Law of Torts


The course is primarily aimed at employees in the insurance industry with law as a part of their work.

Course content

Law of damages

  • Contractual and Non-contractual compensation
  • The position of the Law of damages
  • Causality
  • The size of compensation

Insurance Law

  • The Insurance contract etc.
  • The parties’ obligations at the contract agreement
  • The assumptions for the Insurance companies’ liabilities
  • Identification
  • The Insurance Company’s liability for salvage expenses
  • Third party as a part of the insurance contract
  • The extent of the insurance contract
  • The settlement
  • The main aspects of the public regulation of insurance companies


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