“Gudermes” Mitsui & Co. Ltd. -v- Novorossiysk Shipping Co.

David Edwards QC

[1993] 1 Lloyd’s Rep. 311

David Edwards – Carriage by sea – Implied contract – Cargo of oil on board vessel with no operative heating coils – Plaintiffs purchased cargo from shippers – Whether plaintiffs aware that vessel had no heating system – Whether contract to be implied between plaintiffs and defendants – Whether Hague-Visby Rules incorporated – Whether vessel unseaworthy – Whether defendants owed plaintiffs duty of care in tort or bailment – Quantum

Date added: December 21st, 1992


Area of Expertise

Shipping, admiralty & transport