THE OWNERS OF THE “PRIVGULF” AND THEIR INSURERS

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OW Bunkers: We represent owners and insurers of the “Privgulf”, a vessel arrested in rem and as an associated ship of another on 4 September 2015, by ING Bank as cessionary of claims by OW Bunkers for bunkers supplied by third parties in Greece and China. Owners have applied to join the physical suppliers to the action instituted by ING with a view to requesting the court to make a determination as to whether payment should be made to ING or the physical suppliers on the basis inter alia that it would be iniquitous to make payment to both.

  • Jurisdictions involved: Associated litigation continues in various jurisdictions, including England and Singapore
  • Lead Partner:  Craig Cunningham
  • Other lawyers involved: Joëlle Downes, Norma Wheeler, Lana Jacobs
  • Completion date: The “Privgulf” was arrested on 4 September 2015
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