Certain Underwriters at Lloyds London and others v Syrian Arab Republic and others

Conflict of laws – Foreign judgment. The claimant underwriters' claim succeeded, in a claim concerning loss caused by a terrorist group that a US court had held to have been sponsored and assisted by the then Syrian government. The Commercial Court held that the present proceedings had been validly served on the defendants, and that all three defendants had submitted to the US courts' jurisdiction.

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