OMV Petrom SA V Glencore International AG -  EWHC 666 (Comm)- Contract - Deceit - Bespoke blends of oil sold as crude oil brands - Measure of damages - Market value - Subsequent events - Mitigation - Private International Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1996
Kaupthing Singer & Friedlander Ltd v UBS AG  EWHC 2450 (Comm); $65m claim for the enforcement of a sum due under an ISDA Master Agreement which UBS had mistakenly paid to the wrong entity.
JSC BTA Bank v Ablyazov  EWHC 1836 (Comm) Abuse of process - Beneficial ownership - Charging orders - Contempt of court.
JSC BTA Bank v Ablyazov  EWHC 1835 (Comm) Administration of justice - Real property - Banking and finance -Human rights.
JSC BTA Bank v Ablyazov  EWHC 3023 (Comm) Bias - Contempt of court - Credibility - Delay - Recusal - Waiver.
JSC BTA Bank v Ablyazov  EWHC 2543 (Comm) Breach -Declaratory orders - Freezing injunctions - Pledges.
JSC BTA Bank v Ablyazov  EWHC 1819 (Comm) Assets - Freezing injunctions - Loans.
JSC BTA Bank v Ablyazov  EWHC 237 (Comm) Committal for contempt - Contempt of court - Freezing injunctions - Non-disclosure.
Parbulk II A/S v PT Humpuss Intermoda Transportasi TBK (The Mahakam)  EWHC 3143 (Comm) Extraterritoriality - Foreign companies - Foreign jurisdictions - Freezing injunctions - Jurisdiction - Service out of jurisdiction.
JSC BTA Bank v Ablyazov  EWHC 2664 (Comm) Disclosure - Freezing injunctions - Jurisdiction - Legal advice and funding.
JSC BTA Bank v Ablyazov  EWHC 2545 (Comm) Adjournment - Committal for contempt - Contempt of court - Freezing injunctions.
JSC BTA Bank v Ablyazov  EWHC 1522 (Comm) Case management directions - Committal for contempt -Contempt of court - Disclosure - Freezing injunctions - Non-compliance - Trial directions.
Nanjing Tianshun Shipbuilding Co Ltd v Orchard Tankers Pte Ltd  EWHC 164 (Comm) Arbitration clauses - Cancellation clauses - Guarantees - Jurisdiction - Shipbuilding - Time limits
JSC BTA Bank v Ablyazov  EWHC 1779 (Comm) Breach - Dissipation of assets - Freezing injunctions - Proportionality - Receivership.
Global Coal Ltd v London Commodity Brokers  EWHC 1347 (Ch) Coal industry - Interpretation - Licensing agreements - Standard forms of contract - Trading.
Parbulk AS v Kristen Marine SA  EWHC 900 (Comm) Agreements - Expenses - Guarantees - Hedging - Leaseback - Loan agreements - Reasonableness - Shipbuilding - Ships - Swap agreements.
Westacre Investments Inc v Yugoimport SDPR  EWHC 801 (Comm) EWHC - Delay - Enforcement - Foreign proceedings - Judgement creditors - Third party debt orders.
Atos Consulting Ltd v Avis Plc  EWHC 323 (TCC) Privilege - Redaction - Specific disclosure.
Sanhe Hope Full Grain Oil Foods Production Co Ltd v Toepfer Internation Asia Pte Ltd  EWHC 2784 (Comm) Appropriation - Arbitration appeals - Award - Contract terms - Contracts of sale - Default - Interpretation - Repudiation.
SEB Trygg Holding AB v Manches  2 Lloyd's Rep 129 - See CA cases.
Borealis AB v Stargas Ltd (The Berge Sisar) (CA)  EWHC Civ 757 Case management - Delay - Discretion - Joinder - Predjudice - Proportionality.
Demco Investments & Commercial SA v SE Banken  2 Lloyd's Rep 650 Arbitration - Application for permission to appeal on point of law - Arbitrators finding that pensions had been mis-sold - Allegations that arbitrators had reached conclusion in absence of evidence, applied wrong burden of proof and disregarded evidence - Whether question of law arose - Whether arbitrators' conclusions obviously wrong - Arbitration Act 1996, section 69.
The P&O Nedlloyd Marseilles  1 WLR 503
Linea Naviera Paramaconi S.A. v Abnormal Load Engineering Ltd  1 Lloyd's Rep763. Bill of lading - Counterclaim - Limitation of time - Claimants agreed to transport on their barge two specialized cranes - During voyage fire broke out damaging barge and parts of crane collapsed - Claimants claimed demurrage and damages for damage to and detention of barge - Defendants counterclaimed alleging barge unseaworthy and losses incurred while repairs undertaken - Whether defendants' claim time barred - Whether contractual extension of time limit granted by claimants to defendants.
Aktieselskabet Dampskibsselskabet Svendorg and another v Mobil North Sea Ltd and others  2 All ER (Comm) 553
KBC Bank v Industrial Steels (UK) Ltd  1 All ER (Comm) 409
Sinochem International Oil (London) Co. Ltd v Fortune Oil Co. Ltd.  1 Lloyd's Rep682. - Sale of goods - Contract - Oral agreement - Contract of sale of barrels of oil - Claim in respect of unpaid invoices - Application for appointment of arbitrator - Respondent denied agreement made on its behalf - Whether agreement made with respondent's actual authority - Whether respondent estopped from denying that it was party to agreement by doctrine of ostensible authority - Whether respondent entitled to declaration that it was not party to alleged contract.
Vale do Rio Doce Navegacao SA & Anr v Shanghai Bao Steel Ocean Shipping Co Ltd & Anr.  2 Lloyd's Rep 1. - Arbitration - Jurisdiction - Application to set aside arbitration claim form - Contract of affreightment concluded by broker - Owners joined brokers in arbitration application for declaration - Whether claim within arbitration exception in Lugano Convention - Whether CPR PD49G permitted service against brokers out of jurisdiction - Whether Arbitration Act, 1996 permitted owners to make application - Whether Court had jurisdiction to grant declaration against brokers - Whether application to join brokers should be set aside.
Minmetals v Ferco Steel  AER (D) 7
Glencore International AG v Shell International Trading and Shipping Co Ltd 2 Lloyd's Rep 692 Practice - Interpleader proceedings - "Same cause of action" - Construction - Proceedings commenced in Paris against defendants in respect of payment for cargoes ofnaptha - Defendants commenced interpleader proceedings in England - Whether Paris action and interpleader proceedings involved the same cause of action - Civil Jurisdiction and Judgments Act, 1982, Schedule, art. 21.
The "T JASKEMOLEN" (Now Named "V/SVLlET")  2 LIoyd's Rep 476 - Admiralty practice - Arrest of vessel - Security - Application to discharge or reduce security - Vessel arrested in Rotterdam but released by order of Rotterdam Court on application of owners - Whether plaintiffs showed good reason for maintaining arrest - Whether arrest of vessel in Liverpool abuse of process of Court - Whether security should be discharged.
The "T JASKEMOLEN" (Now Named "V/SVLlET")  2 LIoyd's Rep 465 Admiralty practice - Arrest of vessel - Security - Ownership of vessel - Application to discharge or reduce amount of security - Whether affidavit stated nature of claim - Defendants alleged vessel sold at time writ of summons issued - Whether transaction a sham or facade - Whether amount of security should be reduced.
Toepfer v Molino Boschi  1 LI Rep 510. - Sale of goods (c.if.) - Stay of proceedings- Short delivery - Proceedings commenced by defendants in Italy - Plaintiffs applied for declaratory and injunctive relief - Whether application for stay should be granted - Whether Brussels Convention applied - Civil Jurisdiction and Judgments Act, 1982, Schedule, arts.17,21,22.
Aratra v Taylor Joynson Garrett  4 AER 695.
Swiss Bank Corporation v Premier League The Times 9 February 1995 - Banking and Finance.
Kaufmann v Credit Lyonnais Bank The Times 1 February 1995. - Banking and finance.
The Andreas P  2 LI Rep 183. - Sale of ship - Norwegian Saleform - Alleged breaches - Buyers contended that at time of delivery vessel failed to satisfy requirements of contract - Whether items of work carried out to comply with recommendations made by classification society before vessel delivered - Whether such costs recoverable from sellers.
The Giannis NK  2 LI Rep 171. - Cargo - Dangerous cargo - Shipper's Iiability - Cargo of ground-nuts shipped at Dakar infested with Khapra beetle - Cargo jettisoned at sea - Whether infestation originated in ground-nut cargo shipped under charter - Whether Khapra beetle already on board vessel when ground-nut cargo shipped - Whether cargo dangerous by reason of presence of Khapra beetle - Whether shippers' liable - Bills of Lading Act 1855, s. 1.
The Cebu (No 2)  QB 1. - Shipping - Charter party - Time charter - Owners' lien for unpaid hire - Vessel sub-subchartered - Dispute between owners and head charterers - Owners having lien upon "all subfreights" for any amounts due under head charter - Whether owners' lien extending to hire due under sub-sub-time charter - New York Produce Exchange form, cl. 18