The Biggest UK Financial Services Decisions Of 2020

Law360, London (December 23, 2020, 12:08 PM GMT) -- From mergers and acquisitions to insurers battling companies seeking to claim on business interruption cover, the world of financial services litigation in 2020 was dominated by the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

A dominant feature of the year has been insurers at war with companies seeking to claim on business interruption cover during the COVID-19 pandemic. (Getty) Here, Law360 looks at six significant cases from the past year.

Landmark COVID-19 Material Adverse Effect Case

The English courts were asked for the first time to consider whether COVID-19 has resulted in a material adverse effect after a financial technology company, WEX Inc.,...

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