“Solon” Cero Navigation -v- Jean Lion

David Bailey QC

[2000] 1 Lloyd’s Rep. 292

David Bailey acted for the Owners – strike clause – proper approach to construction of charterparty

Charter-party (Voyage) – Strike clause – Construction – Strike or disruption delayed loading of vessel – Whether strike clause ambiguous – Whether a strike within meaning of clause operated so as to interrupt laytime.

Date added: January 11th, 2000

Area of Expertise

Shipping, admiralty & transport