The plaintiffs were the shippers of a cargo of offset disc harrows, pursuant to an order bill of lading issued by the defendants’ agent, which named the Rahad Corporation, an enterprise of the Sudanese Ministry..
In November 1986, United States Lines Inc. filed for protection under Chapter 11 in the Bankruptcy Court. There were, at the time, claims outstanding against the debtor by four seamen who were injured in separate..
The vessel Kyzikos
was chartered on the Gencon form, as amended for a voyage from Italy to the U.S. Gulf. The relevant clauses of the charterparty provided;
Discharging port or place 1/2 safe always afloat, always..
U.S. District Court (S.D.N.Y.) (Sand D.J.) -
15 August 1988
The plaintiff insurance company brought an action against the charterers and owners of the Oceanis
for alleged damage to a cargo of resin shipped from Brazilian..
The plaintiffs agreed to buy from the defendants a cargo of Iranian crude oil shipped on board the vessel Atlantic Emperor
. The buyers alleged that the sale contract contained an English arbitration clause. The sellers..
The plaintiff, who was resident in France, claimed damages from the defendants for breach of a contract relating to a Michelangelo sculpture. The sculpture was lodged in a London bank to the order of both..