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Expert Group

The role of the Group was to assist the Commission by

  • identifying differences in national contract laws,
  • determining to what extent these differences pose an obstacle to cross-border trade in insurance products,
  • identifying the specific products and areas of insurance law most likely to be affected by such obstacles.

Final Report

Section Reports

Meetings and documents

Comparative law tables

The Expert Group prepared comparative law tables on how key areas of insurance contract law are regulated in their respective Member States.

 Composition of the Group

The members of the Expert Group were selected following a call for applications. The Group is composed of specialists with outstanding competence in the area of insurance contract law. Members include

  • insurance companies or organizations of insurance providers;
  • consumers and businesses who are users of insurance products;
  • representatives of legal professions and/or academia.

The Group represents a balance in terms of interests, geographical origin, experience and gender.