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Court of Appeal clarifies that term in trade recap stating that certificate of quality is final and binding is not qualified

BP GTCs 2007: Septo Trading Inc v Tintrade Limited [2021] EWCA Civ 718   Introduction In Septo Trading Inc v Tintrade Limited ([2021] EWCA Civ 718) the Court of Appeal overturned a High Court decision ([2020] EWHC 1795 (Comm)) that a term in a trade recap which provided that an inspector’s results were “binding on the … Continue Reading

The crossing rule and narrow channels – Court of Appeal hands down judgment in the Alexandra 1

On 5 October 2018, the English Court of Appeal confirmed the High Court decision in National Challenge Ltd. v. Evergreen Marine (UK) Ltd [2017] EWHC 453 (Admlty) that the crossing rule does not apply where one vessel is approaching a narrow channel intending to enter it and another vessel is navigating in the narrow channel … Continue Reading
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