Legal Aspects of Insurance

ISBN Number : 978-81-8488-455-5

Student Price : Rs.425

Student Dollar Price : 17$

Library Price : Rs.1295

Library Dollar Price : 52$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2023

No. Of Pages : 240

Book Weight :362

About The Book

The universities in India and abroad have introduced insurance as a specialized study both at graduate and postgraduate level. This has accentuated the dire demand for the literature on insurance in the Indian context. This book is an attempt to conceptualise the students with the legal aspects of insurance business.

This book has been organised into four modules. After the end of every chapter, "Key Terms", "Suggested Reading / References" and "Questions for Review" are also given. At the end, the book contains a glossary of important insurance terms which may useful for the readers.


Contents :

Module 1
1. Legal Framework of Insurance Business
2. Insurance Act, 1938
3. Life Insurance Corporation Act, 1956
4. General Insurance Business (nationalization) Act, 1972
5. Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority Act, 1999
Module 2
6. Motor Vehicle Act, 1939 and 1988
7. Marine Insurance Act, 1963
Module 3
8. Insurance and Various Transportation Laws
Module 4
9. Liability Laws and Insurance
10. Miscellaneous Laws Concerning Insurance

About The Author

Dr. P.K. Gupta is a postgraduate from Faculty of Commerce and Business Studies, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi and Ph.D. in Finance. He is fellow member of the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India, fellow member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India, Chartered member of the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India and fellow of the Insurance Institute of India, Mumbai. He has experience of more than twenty years in industry and academics.

He has presented papers in various international conferences and has won outstanding research awards. He has also published several research papers and articles in reputed journals and magazines. He has organised various Seminars, Workshops and Management Development Programmes in the area of Finance and Risk Management and has been involved in various consultancy assignments. His corporate training endeavours include Risk Management in Banks, Financial Risk Management, Project Risk Management, Cash Flow Analysis, E-banking, etc.

He is the founder of Society for Professional Development (Regd.), Delhi and President of Delhi Professionals` Association (Regd.), Delhi. He is also the Regional Director of the Delhi chapter of Professional Risk Management Association, USA.

He is presently associated as Professor (Finance and Risk Management) with Centre for Management Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi. He has supervised Ph.D.s in various areas of finance, insurance, risk management, banking etc. He has been a visiting faculty with various prestigious management institutions i India and abroad. He is the founder of Society for Professional Development (Regd.), Delhi and President of Delhi Professionals Association (Regd.), Delhi. He is also the Co-Regional Director of the Delhi chapter of PRMIA, USA.

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