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Professional liability and indemnity

Professional liability and indemnity

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Published by College of Estate Management in Reading .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Liability (Law),
  • Indemnity against liability.

  • Edition Notes

    Produced with financial support from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and the Harold Samuel Educational Trust.

    StatementPaul Murrells.
    ContributionsUniversity of Reading. College of Estate Management., Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors., Harold Samuel Educational Trust.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMultimedia
    Pagination1 v
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19100188M
    ISBN 10094776352X
    OCLC/WorldCa24747572

      Professional indemnity insurance is an important type of business insurance if you give advice, provide a professional service to clients, or handle other people's data or intellectual property. It's for situations where a client loses money because you provide negligent advice, services or designs.


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