IP Metal -v- Ruote Oz

Jonathan Gaisman QC

[1994] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 560; [1993] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 60

Jonathan Gaisman – Contract – Jurisdiction clause – Stay of proceedings – Sale of goods – Telex confirming sales contained clause “law – English competent forum London” – Whether parties agreed to English jurisdiction – Whether English Court had exclusive jurisdiction – Whether action should be stayed – Civil Jurisdiction and Judgments Act 1982, arts. 17, 21, 22.

Date added: December 9th, 1992


Area of Expertise

Jurisdiction / conflicts of law