Chase v Ram Techincal Services Ltd. and Others

Siobán Healy QC

[2000] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 418

Sioban Healy acted in this Jurisdiction/forum conveniens where underwriters have registered to do business overseas.

Practice – Jurisdiction – Application to set aside – Forum non conveniens – Application for negative declaratory relief – Proceedings commenced in Canada – Whether Canada more appropriate forum – Whether English action should be stayed or set aside.

Date added: July 19th, 2000

Area of Expertise

Insurance & reinsurance
Jurisdiction / conflicts of law