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The Conflict of Laws (16th Edition)

Dicey, Morris and Collins

Lest any readers are under the misapprehension that the conflict of laws is an arid academic legal discipline – the sole purpose of which is to assist the English court in deciding a case which has a foreign element – they are mistaken.

Let me take you back to the Iran-Iraq war. Iran began attacking Kuwaiti vessels. My client, Captain Tim Stafford, was charged with the task of bringing his fleet of Kuwaiti oil tankers through the Strait of Hormuz – and in the process had to dodge deadly Exocet missiles which were regularly fired at his tankers…