Pirelli Cables Ltd. And Others –v- United Thai Shipping Corporation Ltd. And Others

Richard Waller QC

[2000] 1 Lloyd’s Rep. 663

Richard Waller – Practice – Concurrent writ – Application to set aside – Stay of action – Thailand jurisdiction clause – Damage to cargo – Claimants served concurrent writs on defendants – Allegation that concurrent writs a nullity because issued after expiry of original writ and no extension of validity of original writ sought – Whether concurrent writs and/or service should be set aside – Whether Thailand more appropriate forum for trial of action – Whether action should be stayed.

Date added: April 5th, 2000


Area of Expertise

Jurisdiction / conflicts of law