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IFSO: Interpreting policy wording – ambiguity and contra proferentem (8 Nov 2017)

Event Type: Online-Live
When: 08 Nov 2017
Time: 11.00 am
Venue: Online
Location: Online
Provider: IFA
Contact: Andrew Gunn
Practitioner Member Fee: $29.00
Associate Member Fee: $29.00
Affiliate Member Fee: $29.00
Non-Member Fee: $29.00
CPD Credits: 1 CPD Credits
Description:  
Karen Stevens
Ombudsman
Karen is a barrister and qualified arbitrator and mediator. With a background in civil litigation and alternative dispute resolution, she was appointed Insurance & Financial Services Ombudsman, in May 1998. Karen has a Master of Laws degree from La Trobe University.

This webinar will look at interpreting policy wording, and what happens when the policy wording is ambiguous.

Using case studies from complaints to the IFSO Scheme, this webinar will look at:

• the principles of interpreting policies
• What contra proferentem means
• When is contra proferentem used
• When is contra proferentem not used.

Fee: $29.00 GST inclusive. Group bookings - $90.00 GST inclusive – for groups of 5 to ten people at one location.
Please email: info@ifa.org.nz to register a group.