Global Maritime Investments Cyprus Ltd v O.W. Supply & Trading A/S (under konkurs)

Conflict of laws – Contract. In the wake of the defendant company's insolvency and its proceedings in Denmark, the claimant company sought summary judgment with respect to five declarations. The Commercial Court declared that, under the parties' agreements, no sum was presently payable by the claimant. Further, whether or not a clause of one agreement was an exclusive jurisdiction clause, the defendant was obliged to submit to the jurisdiction of the English court and could not commence parallel proceedings elsewhere.

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