Jayaar Impex -v- Toaken Group

S J Phillips QC

[1996] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 437

Stephen Phillips acted in this Commodities Arbitration – Validity of award – Whether standard terms and conditions incorporated – Remission for misconduct

Sale of goods – Contract – Incorporation – Contract for purchase of Nigerian gum arabic – Sellers form of contract provided “IGPA Spot conditions to apply” – Buyers failed to sign, date and return form – Buyers alleged unsatisfactory quality of goods – Dispute referred to arbitration – Whether contract binding on buyers – Whether IGPA spot terms incorporated – Whether arbitrator had jurisdiction.

Date added: February 14th, 1996

Area of Expertise

Jurisdiction / conflicts of law