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

Dominic Kendrick QC

[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.

Date added: December 11th, 1986

Area of Expertise

Professional negligence
Shipping, admiralty & transport