Decision ID: 001539

In February 2004 the 1992 Fund Executive Committee noted that in July 2003 five oyster farmers had commenced summary proceedings against the shipowner, the insurer and the 1992 Fund before the Court of Commerce in Marennes d’Oleron requesting provisional compensation payments of approximately £282 000.

Date: 01.02.2004
Categories: Legal actions, Pure economic loss (fisheries and mariculture)
Subjects: Direct action against insurers, Legal actions against shipowners, Loss of income from mariculture due to business interruption as a result of oil pollution