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Appeal against recognition order dismissed (The London Steam-Ship Owners’ Mutual Assurance Association v The Kingdom of Spain)

Published on: 17 May 2021
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Appeal against recognition order dismissed (The London Steam-Ship Owners’ Mutual Assurance Association v The Kingdom of Spain)
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Article summary

Dispute Resolution analysis: An appeal challenging the recognition of a Spanish judgment imposing liability following the wreck of a vessel in 2002 has failed. The judgment offers a detailed analysis of the approach which a court should take to arguments made under Article 34 of Regulation (EC) 44/2001, Brussel I and the fundamental rights which can be taken into account when deciding whether recognition should be ordered. Written by Phillip Patterson, barrister at Hardwicke. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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