Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [1999] All ER (D) 1490
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

Stuart-Smith, Mummery and Mance LJJ

Representation Nigel Meeson (instructed by Lewis Moore & Co) for the claimant.
  Graham Dunning (instructed by Stephenson Harwood) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 21 December 1999

Catchwords

Shipping - Bill of lading - Delivery - Fraud - Conversion - Claimant shipping goods on defendants' vessels - Fraudulent bills of lading used - Claimant claiming defendants failing to deliver up the goods to them - Claimants claiming defendants liable for delivery up of goods without production of original bills of lading - Whether defendants liable for loss of goods after discharge from their vessels.

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