“New Vanguard” Aectra Refining And Marketing Inc. -v- Exmar N.V.

Richard Southern QC

[1995] 1 Lloyd’s Rep. 191; [1995] 1 All ER 641; [1994] 1 WLR 1634

Richard Southern – Charter-party (Time) – Off-hire – Set-off – Practice – Claims for deduction of hire and bunkers – Whether liquidated sums – Whether claims capable of being set-off at common law.

Arbitration – Set-off – Off-hire claims – Dispute under charter subject to arbitration clause – Whether set-off pleaded not actionable since claim within arbitration clause

Date added: July 22nd, 1994


Area of Expertise

Shipping, admiralty & transport