Practice and Procedure

JOINT STOCK COMPANY 'AEROFLOT-RUSSIAN AIRLINES' v BEREZOVSKY & ORS subnom Joint Stock Co Aeroflot Russian Airlines v Berezovsky (2013)

PUBLISHED July 2, 2013

[2013] EWCA Civ 784

Whether there was an agreement conferring jurisdiction for the purposes of the Lugano Convention 2007 art.23 was to be determined by autonomous Community law principles and not by the application of Swiss law as the putative applicable law.

CA (Civ Div) (Laws LJ, Aikens LJ, Mann J)