|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 107|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Phillips, Waller and Chadwick LJJ
|Representation||Timothy Young QC and Arshad Ghafar (instructed by More Fisher Brown) for the defendants.|
|Michael Nolan (instructed by Swinnerton Ashley Claydon & Co) for the plaintiffs.|
|Judgment Dates:||11 December 1997|
Shipping - Carriage by sea - Damages for breach of contract - Stay of proceedings - Bill of lading providing for referral of disputes to court in Pakistan - Plaintiff commencing action in England and allowing time limit for bringing action in Pakistan to expire - Whether time bar in Pakistan reason for permitting plaintiffs to proceed in England in breach of jurisdiction clause.