Youell -v- Kara Mara Shipping Co Ltd and Ors

Jonathan Gaisman QC
Rebecca Sabben-Clare QC

[2001] Lloyd’s Rep IR 553; [2000] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 102

Jonathan Gaisman QC and Rebecca Sabben-Clare – Practice – Anti-suit injunction – Declaratory relief – Collision in Atlantic – Action brought in Louisiana – Insurers applied for anti-suit injunction and declaratory relief – Consideration of exclusive jurisdiction and English proper law clauses – Whether claim within CPR Part II(1) – Whether good arguable case – Whether application for leave to serve out of jurisdiction for anti-suit injunction should be granted – Whether application to set aside original claim for declaratory relief should be granted.

Date added: March 13th, 2000

Area of Expertise

Insurance & reinsurance
Shipping, admiralty & transport