“El Amria” Aratra Potato Co. Ltd. and Another -v- Egyptian Navigation Co.

Jonathan Gaisman QC

[1981] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 119

Jonathan Gaisman – Admiralty practice – Bill of lading – Foreign jurisdiction clause – Cargo alleged to be damaged on unloading – Cargo-owners commenced action for damage to cargo in England – Whether action should be stayed on the ground that parties agreed to refer disputes to Egyptian Court.

Date added: May 15th, 1981

Area of Expertise

Jurisdiction / conflicts of law
Shipping, admiralty & transport