Admiralty Court determines jurisdiction based on cause of injury on ship

A recent Admiralty Court interim judgment examined whether an action, omission, or negligence that resulted in an injury to a seaman can be considered related to the “navigation or management” of a ship, to determine the court’s jurisdiction. Andreas Christofides, Senior Associate at Elias Neocleous & Co. LLC, authored an article analyzing the facts of the claim and the interpretation applied by the court in this instance to reach its decision.

To view the online version of the article, please click here.

For more information, please contact Andreas Christofides or any other member of the Admiralty and Shipping team.