Cavell USA Inc And Another –v- Seaton Insurance Co And Another

Stephen Hofmeyr QC

[2010] Lloyd’s Rep. IR 445, [2010] Lloyd’s Rep. FC 197, [2009] Lloyd’s Rep. IR 616.

Stephen Hofmeyr QC – Insurance — Run-off — Claimant managed run-off of defendant insurers — Agreement terminating run-off and exempting claimant from most claims other than fraud — Exclusive jurisdiction clause in favour of England — Claim brought in New York — Whether fraud claim within exclusive jurisdiction clause.

Date added: December 16th, 2009

Area of Expertise

Insurance & reinsurance
Jurisdiction / conflicts of law