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Eternal Bliss – Owners’ hopes dashed by Court of Appeal
November 19, 2021

Eternal Bliss – Owners’ hopes dashed by Court of Appeal

Regular followers of our blog will recall our report on this case back in September 2020. For those who missed it, please follow this link. In short, the Court of Appeal allowed Charterers’ appeal, albeit on assumed facts. Lord Justice Males construed the term... Read more >
Novel attempt to get around the deck cargo exclusion fails
May 1, 2019

Novel attempt to get around the deck cargo exclusion fails

It is always interesting to see novel arguments put forward to seek to get around exclusion clauses. In this case (1), an eloquent argument was put forward that the clause excluding a carrier’s liability for loss or damage to deck cargo did not apply in circumstances... Read more >
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