Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 171 (Jan)
Court: Commercial Court
Judge:

Colman J

Representation Stephen Moriarty QC and Sioban Healy (instructed by Richards Butler) for Tradigrain.
  Andew Lydiard (instructed by Clyde & Co) for the defendants.
Judgment Dates: 23 January 2002

Catchwords

Conflict of laws - Jurisdiction - Challenge to jurisdiction - Claim by insured - Insured domiciled in Geneva bringing action against numerous insurers - Whether on facts contracts incorporating jurisdiction clauses - Defendants all domiciled in contracting states - Whether on facts insured entitled to sue in England - Civil Jurisdiction and Judgments Act 1981, Sch 1, arts 8, 12, 12a.

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