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A v B

Arbitration – Assignment of arbitration clause – International Chamber of Commerce Arbitration Rules – Arbitration Act 1996, sections 30, 67, 68 and 73.

[2017] 1 Lloyd's Rep. 1

COLLINS v LAWRENCE

Practice – Limitation of time – Personal injury – Claimant passenger disembarking from boat after fishing trip – Claimant slipping on plywood board placed on shingle at foot of freestanding steps – Whether accident occurred while in course of disembarkation – Whether claim time-barred – Athens Convention 1974.

[2017] 1 Lloyd's Rep. 13

EMMOTT v MICHAEL WILSON & PARTNERS LTD

Arbitration – Anti-suit injunction – Cause of action estoppel – Issue estoppel – Abuse of process – Senior Courts Act 1981, section 37.

[2017] 1 Lloyd's Rep. 21

VOLCAFE LTD AND OTHERS v COMPANIA SUD AMERICANA DE VAPORES SA (TRADING AS “CSAV”)

Carriage of goods by sea – Consignments of bagged coffee beans in containers carried on LCL/FCL terms – Cargo found to be damaged by condensation – Temporal scope of Hague Rules – Burden of proof – Whether carrier failed properly and carefully to load and carry the goods – Whether carrier entitled to rely on “inherent vice” exception – Whether damage inevitable – Hague Rules, article III rule 2 and article IV rule 2(m).

[2017] 1 Lloyd's Rep. 32

DYNA-JET PTE LTD v WILSON TAYLOR ASIA PACIFIC PTE LTD

Arbitration - Stay of proceedings - Unilateral right of one party to elect for arbitration - Whether clause was agreement to arbitrate - Whether decision to litigate rendered arbitration agreement incapable of being performed.

[2017] 1 Lloyd's Rep. 59

WW PROPERTY INVESTMENTS LTD v NATIONAL WESTMINSTER BANK PLC

Banking - Interest Rate Swaps - Wager - Manipulation of LIBOR - Duty of care - Gaming Act 1845, section 18 - Gambling Act 2005, sections 9 and 10 - Financial Services and Markets Act 2000, section 22 - Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Regulated Activities) Order 2001 (SI 2001 No 544), articles 3, 14 and 85.

[2017] 1 Lloyd's Rep. 87

YEGIAZARYAN v SMAGIN

Arbitration - Jurisdiction - Whether clause constituted valid arbitration agreement - Application to Court of Appeal to add additional ground of appeal - Arbitration Act 1996, section 67.

[2017] 1 Lloyd's Rep. 102