Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 57 (Nov)
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division

Tuckey and Neuberger LJJ

Representation Richard Bradley (instructed by Brighouse Wolff, Maghull) for the claimant.
  Alexander Macdonald (instructed by Barker Gotelee) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 4 November 2005


Carriers - Contract - Carriage of goods - International carriage of goods by road - Successive carriers - Loss of goods - Contractor paying compensation to sender - First sub-contractor paying compensation to contractor - Whether international convention for carriage by road applicable to contract entitling first sub-contractor to recover from third sub-contractor who was responsible for loss - Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by Road, art 37.

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