|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 237 (Jul)|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Lord Phillips MR, May and Laws LJJ
|Representation||Jeffrey Gruder QC and Philip Edey (instructed by Ince & Co) for the owners.|
|Stephen Hofmeyr and Gavin Geary (instructed by Elborne Mitchell) for the insurers.|
|Judgment Dates:||16 July 2002|
Marine insurance - Perils insured against - Fire - Loss of vessel by fire - Owners bringing proceedings against insurer - Insurer contending fire started deliberately - Whether policy excluding loss caused by fire deliberately started by vandalism, sabotage or malicious mischief - Whether contract should be rectified.