Catlin Syndicate Ltd (underwriting as XL Catlin Syndicate 2003) and another company v Weyerhaeuser Company (a company incorporated in Washington State)

Conflict of laws – Foreign proceedings. The first claimant company's application for a final order to restrain the defendant from pursuing proceedings under the policy before the District Court in the State of Washington succeeded. The Commercial Court held that, on the true construction of the relevant insurance policy, the first claimant was entitled to the order sought. Washington State Law did not lead to any different conclusions.

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