|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 325 (Dec)|
|Court:||Queen's Bench Division, Commercial Court|
|Representation||Gavin Geary (instructed by Jackson Parton) for the applicants.|
|Neville Phillips (instructed by Shaw & Croft) for the respondents.|
|Judgment Dates:||20 December 2001|
Shipping - Bill of Lading - Incorporation of terms of charterparty - Arbitration clause - General words of incorporation - Shipowner arguing agreement with shippers to incorporate arbitration clause applicable to indorsee of bill of lading - Whether on facts bills of lading expressly incorporating arbitration clause in charterparty - Whether agreement between shipowner and shipper to incorporate London arbitration clause - Whether shipowner able to rely against indorsee on terms outside bill of lading agreed with shipper - s 5(1)(a).