“Suwalki” Polish Steamship Co. –v- A. J. Williams Fuels (Overseas Sales) Ltd.

Dominic Kendrick QC

[1989] 1 Lloyd’s Rep. 511

Dominic Kendrick – Charter-party (Voyage) – Freight – Negotiations for fixture of vessel conducted between plaintiffs’ brokers and defendants’ brokers – Vessel performed voyage under Gencon charter – Whether defendants party to charter – Whether defendants’ broker had actual or ostensible authority to enter into charter on behalf of defendants – Whether plaintiffs entitled to recover freight from defendants.

Date added: October 10th, 1988


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Shipping, admiralty & transport