Case Studies

29. Glencore Grain Ltd v Flacker Shipping Ltd (The “Happy Day”) [2001] 1 Lloyd’s Rep 754; [2002] 2 Lloyd’s Rep 487

Cargo discharged in spite of invalid Notice of Readiness – laytime commencing.

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30. Pteroti Compania Naviera S.A. v National Coal Board [1958] 1 Lloyd’s Rep 245

Voyage Charterparty – vessel commencing discharge before NOR tendered – 24 hour notice period for purposes of calculating dispatch money remaining operative.

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31. Bristol City Line of Steamships v (The “John Ena”) [1921] 6 LI.L.Rep 401; [1921] 8 Ll.L Rep 294

Fault or privity – owners failing to properly equip vessel – unable to discharge onus

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32. Tidebrook Maritime Corporation v Vitol Sa (The “Front Commander”) [2006] 1 Lloyd’s Rep 353; [2006] 2 Lloyd’s Rep 251

Voyage Charterparty – Notice of Readiness – charterers’ request for early loading tantamount consent to commencement of laytime.

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24. Sociedad Carga Oceanica S.A. v Idolinoele Vertriebsgesellschaft M.B.H. (The “Angelos Lusis”) [1964] 2 Lloyd’s Rep 28

“Reachable on arrival clause” placing risk of congestion on charterers

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25. Surrey Shipping Co. Ltd v Compagnie Continentale (France) S.A. (The “Shackleford”) [1978] 1 Lloyd’s Rep 191; [1978] 2 Lloyd’s Rep 154

Provision that vessel be entered at Custom House prior to commence of laytime – charterers bound by their agent’s acceptance of a premature NOR.

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26. Carga Del Sur Compania Naviera, S.A. v Ross T Smyth & Co Ltd (The “Seafort”) [1962] 2 Lloyd’s Rep 147

Port Charterparty – WIBON clause – “commercial area” test

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