“Italia Express” (No. 2) Apostolos Konstantine Ventouris V. Trevor Rex Mountain

Stephen Hofmeyr QC

[1992] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 281, [1992] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 216, [1991] 1 Lloyd’s Rep. 441, [1990] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 154 ; [1992] 3 All ER 414; [1992] 1 WLR 887; [1991] 1 WLR 607; [1991] 3 All ER 472; [1990] 3 All ER 157; [1990] 1 WLR 1370

Stephen Hofmeyr – Damages – Insurance (Marine) – War risks insurance – Vessel sunk by explosives – Claim under policy – Judgment entered for plaintiffs – Whether plaintiffs could claim damages for loss of income, increase in capital value of replacement vessel and for hardship, inconvenience and mental distress.
Insurance (Marine) – War P. and I. Risks clause – Indemnity – Vessel entered in one P. and I. Club but different club named in clause – Which P. and I. Club applicable – Construction of applicable rules – Whether pay to be paid rule and relevant notice requirement rules incorporated.

Date added: October 26th, 1993


Area of Expertise

Insurance & Reinsurance