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[Maxwell Lectures] Damages for Deliberate Breach of Tortious Duty

Join us for our first Maxwell Lectures seminar for 2019! Damages for Deliberate Breach of Tortious Duty   Speaker: Sir Jeremy Cooke, International Arbitrator, 7 King’s Bench Walk & International Judge, Singapore International Commercial Court   Synopsis: When a ship is deliberately scuttled and the cargo lost in consequence, do the ordinary rules of remoteness of damage apply to the cargo claim? Does “fraud unravel all” when cargo is deliberately damaged or lost, so that the cargo owner can recover for all losses caused, whether reasonably foreseeable or not? Does it matter if the claim is in negligence, conversion, damage to the reversionary interest or conspiracy and...

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