Month: October, 2014

Final word from the Court of Final Appeal on the ‘deadweight’ warranty

On 10 September 2014, the Court of Final Appeal in Hong Kong handed down its judgment in Hua Tyan Development Ltd v Zurich Insurance Co. Ltd and Another (The “Ho Feng 7″) [2014] HKCFA 72. The full text of the case can be accessed via the following link: http://www.hklii.hk/cgi-bin/sinodisp/eng/hk/cases/hkcfa/2014/72.html?stem=&synonyms=&query=Hua%20Tyan%20Development In summary, the Court of Final […]

“The DC Merwestone” in the Court of Appeal

On 16 October 2-14, the Court of Appeal in the United Kingdom has handed down its judgment in Versloot Dredging BV; SO DC Merwestone BV v HDI Gerling Industrie Versicherung AG and the others (The “DC Merwestone”) [2014] EWCA Civ. 1349. The full text of the judgment can be accessed here. In summary, the Court […]