First Steamship Co. Ltd –v- CTS Commodity Transport Shipping Schiffahrtsgesellschaft Mbh

Adam Fenton QC

[1988] 1 Lloyd’s Rep. 245

Adam Fenton – Charter-party (Voyage) – Limitation of time – Stay of action – Appointment of arbitrator eight weeks out of time – Writ endorsed with claim for freight – Whether owners’ claim to freight unarguable – Whether application for extension of time should be granted – Whether action should be stayed – Arbitration Act, 1950 s. 27 – Arbitration Act, 1975 s. 1.

Date added: December 1st, 1987


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Shipping, admiralty & transport