Craft Enterprises (International) Ltd -v- AXA

[2005] Lloyds Rep I.R.14

Timothy Brenton Q.C. acted in this matter involving the Operation of law and jurisdiction in context of Marine Open Cover.

Insurance – Open cover – Certificates issued under Open Cover – Exclusive jurisdiction clause – Clause providing for Swiss law and practice but giving the party who had title to goods the option have claims settled according to English law and practice – Whether option available to holder of Open Cover – Whether clause extending to jurisdiction.

Date added: March 31st, 2004

Area of Expertise

Insurance & reinsurance
Jurisdiction / conflicts of law