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“Nogar Marin” Naviera Mogor S.A. -v- Societe Metallurgique de Normandie

11th Dec 1986

[1987] 1Lloyd’s Rep 456

Dominic Kendrick acted in this indemnity against consequences of signing bills of lading.

Charter-party (Voyage) – Bills of lading – Indemnity – Charterers presented inaccurate bills of lading for signature – Damage to cargo – Receivers’ claim settled – Whether charterers in breach in presenting inaccurate bills – Whether master’s negligent act broke chain of causation – Whether owners entitled to be indemnified by charterers.