“Rothnie” ED & F Man Ship Ltd. –v- Kvaerner Gibraltar Ltd.

Charles Priday

[1996] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 206

Charles Priday – Contract – Jurisdiction – Ship repairs – Parties agreed to submit to non-exclusive jurisdiction of Courts of Gibraltar – Dispute concerning work carried out to vessel – Action brought in England – Whether Gibraltar more appropriate forum – Whether action should be stayed.

Date added: February 2nd, 1996

Area of Expertise

Jurisdiction / conflicts of law
Shipping, admiralty & transport