“Beursgracht” Glencore International A.G. –v- Ryan

Stephen Hofmeyr QC

[2001] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 602

Stephen Hofmeyr – Insurance (Marine) – Charterer’s liability – Declaration – Open cover – Insured claimed in respect of accident which occurred on vessel – Underwriters alleged no timely declaration made in respect of vessel – Whether contract of liability insurance came into effect when vessel chartered by insured

Date added: March 16th, 2000

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