Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 354 (Nov)
Neutral Citation: [2005] EWHC 2681 (Comm)
Court: Queen's Bench Division (Commercial Court)
Judge:

Judge Mackie QC (sitting as a deputy High Court judge)

Representation Timothy Wormington (instructed by Howe & Keats) for the claimant.
  James Collins (instructed by Stephenson Harwood) for the sixth defendant.
  Julian Kenny (instructed by More Fisher Brown) for the seventh defendant.
Judgment Dates: 24 November 2005

Catchwords

Contract - Formation - Existence of joint venture agreement - Contract for the supply of bunkers - Whether defendants jointly liable for debts of first defendant.

The Case

Claims based on an alleged joint venture agreement arising out of the purchase of bunkers for fishing off West Africa were dismissed, on the facts.

Practice Areas

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