“Hector” Sunrise Maritime Inc. -v- Uvisco Ltd.

Robert Bright QC

[1998] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 287

Robert Bright – Bill of lading – Validity – Owners’ or charterers’ bill – Vessel sub-chartered for carriage of steel to Guatemala – Predated bills of lading issued – Charterers in financial difficulties – Whether bills of lading owners’ or charterers’ bills – Whether bill of lading authorized by owners – Whether owners obliged to carry cargo to Guatemala

Date added: March 16th, 1998

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Shipping, admiralty & transport