Some cases just have it all; the Apple case is one of them. First, size: at more than thirteen billion euros, the recovery order Ireland had to enforce dwarfed the previously biggest one (EDF, at around one billion euros). Second, international political implications: the case ignited transatlantic tensions between the EU and the USA, both…

By now, warranty & indemnity (W&I) insurance is more or less a transaction solution commodity. As such, it clearly has entered its next product life-cycle phase. Expectations are that stand-alone tax insurance will quickly follow suit.   As W&I insurance has grown in popularity, tax insurance has been most often used as an add-on to W&I insurance to provide…