Ms Sarah Moore

Sarah Moore

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COVID-19 and business interruption insurance: implications for landlords and tenants
United Kingdom | 19 February 2021

The Supreme Court's judgment in the Financial Conduct Authority's test case on non-damage business interruption cover for losses arising from the COVID-19 pandemic has wide-ranging implications. In terms of the impact on property, this is a significant decision for both landlords and tenants, where premises were forced to shut under the government's instructions to businesses to close and stay at home and following the introduction of social distancing instructions in March 2020.