Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2006] All ER (D) 24 (Jan)
Court: Queen's Bench Division (Commercial Court)
Judge:

Judge Mackie QC sitting as a High Court Judge

Representation Christopher Hancock QC and Sean Snook (instructed by Elborne Mitchell) for the claimant.
  Andrew Thompson (instructed by Wragge & Co LLP) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 20 November 2005

Catchwords

Sale of goods - Implied condition as to fitness - Contract for lubricant oil - Oil used in pumps on board oil tankers - Claimant alleging defective oil damaging machinery - Whether on facts oil causative of damage.

The Case

A claim for damage to three small oil tankers because of the defendant's allegedly defective lubricant oil failed due to the absence of evidence on the claimant's behalf.

Practice Areas

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