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Media Coverage

 

TV1 Breakfast interview

The government will not challenge a landmark court decision against Southern Response, it's a move that could set a legal precedent for Cantabrians battling against the state-owned quake insurer.
  • September 23, 2020

TV1 Breakfast interview

Around 3,000 Southern Response Policy holders are part of a class action against the agency seeking compensation for damage in the Canterbury earthquake.
  • September 15, 2020

Class action gears up against Southern Response

Three thousand claimants, who allege state-owned Southern Response misled customers by withholding the true cost of rebuilding their quake damaged Christchurch homes, are continuing to prepare their class action.
  • September 9, 2020

Christchurch quakes: Court ruling could cost Government more than $500 million

The Government could be liable for hundreds of millions of dollars in quake insurance payments following a potentially precedent-setting Court of Appeal decision out on Monday.
  • September 8, 2020

Southern Response ordered to pay out Christchurch couple

A state-owned earthquake insurer still has to pay a Christchurch couple, after their lawyer says they were purposefully deceived.
  • September 8, 2020

Christchurch quake insurer loses court appeal, opening govt up to potentially huge payout

Southern Response, the government-owned insurer responsible for settling Government quake claims, has failed in its bid to have a court decision against it overturned.
  • September 7, 2020

Southern Response appeal on Dodds decision largely dismissed

The government could be liable for hundreds of millions of dollars in quake insurance payments following a potentially precedent-setting Court of Appeal decision out today.
  • September 7, 2020