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Farstad Supply AS v Enviroco Ltd and Another: SCS 1 May 2009

Citations: [2009] ScotCS CSIH – 35 Links: Bailii Statutes: Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) (Scotland) Act 1940 3(2) Citing: Appeal from – Farstad Supply As v Enviroco Ltd and Another SCS 23-Apr-2008 (Outer House) The pursuers alleged that the defendant service company was responsible in negligence for damage by fire to its oil rig supply vessel. … Continue reading Farstad Supply AS v Enviroco Ltd and Another: SCS 1 May 2009

Comex Houlder Diving Ltd v Colne Fishing Co Ltd: HL 19 Mar 1987

The House considered the means of imposing liability under the 1940 Act. The House was asked whether or not a draft agreement was binding notwithstanding that it had not been formally executed as apparently envisaged by the parties. Held: No right of contribution exists under Scottish law unless the right arises out of liability on … Continue reading Comex Houlder Diving Ltd v Colne Fishing Co Ltd: HL 19 Mar 1987

Farstad Supply As v Enviroco Ltd: SC 5 May 2010

The defendants (E) were liable to F after a serious offshore accident, but sought a contribution from a third party (A), the main charterers, seeking to rely on section 3(2) o the 1940 Act saying that ‘if sued they might have been liable’. The court was asked to interpret the section, saying whether this answer … Continue reading Farstad Supply As v Enviroco Ltd: SC 5 May 2010