Decision ID: 000535

In December 1995 the 1971 Fund Executive Committee decided that claims by claimants who had exercised their right to claim from the shipowner and the insurer in the criminal proceedings, and had notified the Fund accordingly, were not time-barred vis-a-vis the Fund.

Date: 01.12.1995
Category: Time bar provisions
Subject: Interpretation/application of the time-bar provisions in Article VIII of the 1969 and 1992 Civil Liability Conventions and Article 6 of the 1971 and 1992 Fund Conventions