“Sargasso” Stargas S.P.A -v- Petredec Ltd.

Alistair Schaff QC

[1994] 1 Lloyd’s Rep. 412

Alistair Schaff – Charter-party (Time) – Indemnity – Measure of damages – Contamination of cargo – Voyage charterers awarded damages for breach of voyage charter against time charterers – Whether disponent owners exercised reasonable care over carriage and discharge of cargo – Whether time charterers entitled to be indemnified by disponent owners – Measure of damages – Shortage claims – Counterclaim for hire or damages during period vessel off hire.

Date added: November 10th, 1993

Area of Expertise

Shipping, admiralty & transport