J Kirkaldy & Sons Ltd –v- Walker

Adam Fenton QC

[1999] Lloyd’s Rep IR 410; [1999] 1 All ER (Comm) 334

Adam Fenton – Insurance (marine) – Dry dock – Underwriters requiring condition survey and towage fitness survey – Surveyor carrying out only towage fitness survey – Meaning of condition survey – Whether breach of warranty – Whether towage fitness survey carried out – Whether underwriters waived breach of duty – Whether leak in dry dock a material fact.

Date added: February 9th, 1999


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Insurance & Reinsurance