Decision ID: 003715

In June 2010 the 1992 Fund Executive Committee noted that the province of Chubut had submitted a claims against the master and the owner of the Presidente Illia in the Criminal Court of Comodoro Rivadavia for compensation for damage caused by the incident, including damage to the environment,that the shipowner had submitted points of defence denying liability for the oil spill and requesting the Court to bring the 1992 Fund into the proceedings and that the Court had granted the request.

Date: 31.05.2010
Category: Legal actions
Subject: Legal actions against shipowners