“Happy Fellow”

Rebecca Sabben-Clare QC

[1998] 1 Lloyd’s Rep. 13

Rebecca Sabben-Clare – Admiralty practice – Limitation fund – Stay of action – Collision between plaintiffs’ and defendants’ vessels near the mouth of the Seine – Action brought in France – Plaintiffs purported to constitute limitation fund in England – Whether English action should be stayed – Civil Jurisdiction and Judgments Act, 1982, Schedule, arts. 21 and 22.

Date added: July 25th, 1998

Area of Expertise

Jurisdiction / conflicts of law
Shipping, admiralty & transport