|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 63 (Jul)|
|Representation||Mark Hapgood QC and Jasbir Dhillon (instructed by Middleton Potts) for the claimant.|
|Victor Lyon QC and Salim Moollan (instructed by Curtis Davis Garrard) for the bank.|
|Judgment Dates:||4 July 2002|
Negligence - Duty to take care - Existence of duty - Sale by bank of drillship vessel under ship's mortgage - Bank entering into project finance agreement with purchaser of vessel - Whether bank in breach of duty to claimant to act in good faith and sell vessel for sole purpose of securing repayment under mortgage - Whether bank owing duty regarding number of brokers and timing of sale.