Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 44 (Oct)
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division

Laws LJ and Sir Murray Stuart-Smith

Representation The claimant appeared in person.
  Adam Vaitilingam (instructed by Vizard Oldham) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 4 October 2002


Contract - Construction - Terms - Membership of federation - Membership including benefit of insurance against certain liabilities - Claimant member of federation - Claimant suffering loss - Insurers refusing to indemnify claimant - Claimant claiming directly against federation - Whether federation liable.

The Case

On the facts of the instant case, the claimant had no claim against the defendant federation for an indemnity against losses he had suffered as it had been clear when he had joined the federation that membership was not on such terms.

Practice Areas

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