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Prattley Enterprises Limited v Vero Insurance New Zealand Limited

16 February 2017

Insurance – contract  

Prattley Enterprises Limited v Vero Insurance New Zealand Limited – [2016] NZSC 158 – William Young, Glazebrook, Arnold, O’Regan and McGrath JJ – 6 December 2016

Appeal from decision declining to set aside settlement agreement under Contractual Mistakes Act 1977 – claim under indemnity insurance policy arising from Christchurch earthquakes – whether common mistake as to correct measure of indemnity – policy interpretation

Last updated on the 16th February 2017