• MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. v Cottonex Anstalt

    Shipping Demurrage. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, held that, in circumstances where, under bills of lading, the defendant shipper was obliged to redeliver containers to the claimant carrier or suffer the imposition of demurrage, but was unable...

    [2016] All ER (D) 159 (Jul) | Wed, 27/07/2016

  • Bolle Transport BV v Secretary of State for the Home Department

    Immigration Circumvention of immigration control. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, dismissed the appellant transport company's appeal against the judge's decision reducing the penalty imposed by the respondent Secretary of State for the entry of...

    [2016] All ER (D) 153 (Jul) | Wed, 27/07/2016

  • Secretary of State for the Home Department v Vomero

    Immigration Deportation. The Supreme Court,in considering an appeal regarding enhanced protection for European Union citizens under art28(3)(a) of Parliament and and the right of permanent residence within arts16 and 28(2) of that Directive, gave its...

    [2016] All ER (D) 139 (Jul) | Wed, 27/07/2016

  • Puceviciene v Lithuanian Judicial Authority; Conrath v German Judicial Authority; Savov v Czech Judicial Authority

    Extradition Extradition order. The Divisional Court gave guidance on the correct construction and application of of the Extradition Act 2003. In particular, it indicated the relevant considerations in determining whether a decision to charge or try...

    [2016] All ER (D) 117 (Jul) | Fri, 22/07/2016

  • OMV Petrom SA v Glencore International AG

    Deceit Damages. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, dismissed the defendant company's appeal against the measure of damages awarded against it for its deceit in the supply of crude oil to the claimant company. In the circumstances, the judge had not...

    [2016] All ER (D) 01 (Sep) | Thu, 21/07/2016

  • OMV Petrom SA v Glencore International AG

    Deceit Damages. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, dismissed the defendant company's appeal against the measure of damages awarded against it for its deceit in the supply of crude oil to the claimant company. In the circumstances, the judge had not...

    [2016] All ER (D) 1 (Sep) | Thu, 21/07/2016

  • Willers v Joyce and another (in substitution for and in their capacity as exectors of Albert Gubay (deceased)) (No 2)

    Precedent Privy Council. The Supreme Court considered the binding nature of decisions of the Privy Council on the courts of England and Wales and set out the procedure to be followed where the Privy Council Practice Direction applied.

    [2016] All ER (D) 98 (Jul) | Wed, 20/07/2016

  • Versloot Dredging BV and another v HDI Gerline Industrie Versicherung AG and others

    Statement False statement. The Supreme Court allowed the appellant shipowners' appeal in a case where a false statement had been made as to the cause of damage to a vessel, but had been irrelevant, in the sense that the claim would have been equally...

    [2016] All ER (D) 92 (Jul) | Wed, 20/07/2016

  • Patel v Mirza

    Contract Illegality. The Supreme Court held that a claimant who satisfied the ordinary requirements of a claim for unjust enrichment should not be debarred from enforcing his claim by reason only of the fact that the money which he sought to recover...

    [2016] All ER (D) 91 (Jul) | Wed, 20/07/2016

  • Willers v Joyce and another (in substitution for and in their capacity as executors of Albert Gubay (Deceased)) (No 1)

    Malicious prosecution Action. The Supreme Court allowed an appeal against strike out on the ground of no cause of action of the appellant's claim for malicious prosecution in respect of civil proceedings that had been brought against him alledgedly at...

    [2016] All ER (D) 97 (Jul) | Wed, 20/07/2016