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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 23-- Accident - Insurance claim - Accident benefit cover - Assured died as a result of a heart attack which was not attributed to accident - No evidence to show that any bodily injuries were suffered due to fall from motorcycle or that they led to assured suffering a heart attack - Even there is no..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Insurance Act, 1938, Section 45-- Insurance claim - Repudiation - Non-disclosure of previous insurance policy by proposer/assured - Failure of insured to disclose the policy of insurance obtained earlier in proposal form entitled the insurer to repudiate the claim under policy - Repudiation was within a period of two years from..........
CHHATTISGARH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Will-- Gratuity, Leave Encashment, Group Insurance Scheme, Family Benefit Fund, Department Provident Fund forms the estate of deceased employee, thus, he can dispose all these by testamentary disposition - However Ex gratia amount and Police Welfare amount does not form part of estate of deceased and..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 23-- Insurance claim - Mediclaim policy - Repudiation - Documentary evidence regarding non disclosure of rheumatic heart disease since childhood - Repudiation of policy was in terms of exclusions contained in the policy - Failure of insured to disclose past history of cardiovascular disease is a good..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 23-- Insurance claim - Disclosure of previous insurance policy but without disclosing claims lodged under the previous policy and settlement of that claim in the preceding three years in defiance of a specific clause in the proposal form regarding claims lodged in the preceding three years -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, Section 11(6)-- Appointment of arbitrator - Insurance claim - Settlement of claim - Plea of fraud - Mere plea of fraud, coercion or undue influence in itself is not enough and party who so alleges is under obligation to prima facie establish the same by placing satisfactory material on record before Chief Justice..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, Section 11(6)-- Appointment of arbitrator - Insurance claim - Settlement of claim - Plea of fraud - Respondent signed discharge voucher in full and final settlement with accord and satisfaction - Appointment of arbitrator sought after 11 weeks of settlement of claim and release of discharge voucher - Discharge..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Consumer Protection Act, 1986, Section 12-- Insurance claim - Insurance of borrower of loan against personal accident - Death due to malaria - Illness of encephalitis malaria through a mosquito bite cannot be considered as an accident - It was neither unexpected nor unforeseen - It was not a peril insured against in the policy of accident..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Employee's State Insurance Act, 1948, Section 2(9)-- Employee - Director of Company who received remuneration come within purview of `employee' u/s 2(9) of the Act...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Insurance claim-- Parties are bound by stipulation of a particular figure as sum insured, except in cases where agreement on part of insurance company is brought about by fraud, coercion or misrepresentation or cases where principle of uberrima fide is attracted...........

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