“I Congreso Del Partido” – playa Larga (Owners Of Cargo Lately Laden On Board) V. I Congreso Del Partido (Owners); Marble Islands (Owners Of Cargo Lately Laden On Board) V. I Congreso Del Partido (Owners)

Timothy Saloman QC

[1983] 1 AC 244; [1981] 3 WLR 328; [1981] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 367; [1981] 2 All ER 1064; [1980] 1 Lloyd’s Rep. 23

Timothy Saloman – Conflict of Laws – Sovereign immunity – Government-owned ship – Commercial transaction for supply of sugar from one state to another – Non-delivery of sugar on government orders following severance of relations between states – Whether writ in rem to be set aside on ground that foreign sovereign being impleaded

Date added: July 16th, 1981


Area of Expertise

Jurisdiction / conflicts of law
Shipping, admiralty & transport