English Court Finds Venezuela Bound to Arbitrate in London But Refuses Permanent Anti-Suit Injunction

By Dean Ehrlich, 7 July 2022

Does a state act as a sovereign when suing an insurer (as a third party) to recover compensation for the loss of a navy vessel laden with military equipment patrolling its territorial waters? This is one of the questions the England and Wales High Court considered in UK P&I Club NV & Anor v Republica Bolivariana de Venezuela when it refused to grant a permanent anti-suit injunction...
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