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“Happy Fellow”

25th Jul 1998

[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.