|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 739|
|Court:||House of Lords|
Lord Slynn of Hadley, Lord Lloyd of Berwick, Lord Steyn, Lord Hoffmann and Lord Millett
|Representation||Anthony Trace QC and Rebecca Stubbs (instructed by Le Boeuf Lamb Greene & MacRae) for the appellants.|
|Richard Southern (instructed by Cameron McKenna) for the respondents.|
|Judgment Dates:||16 December 1998|
Conflict of laws - Jurisdiction - Challenge to jurisdiction - Claim by insurer - Insurer domiciled in Lithuania repudiating liability to English company - Insured claiming against insurer - Insurer serving defence and counterclaim - Insurer seeking to join further parties as defendants to counterclaim - Whether court having jurisdiction over counterclaim - , art 11.