We use cookies to improve your website experience. To learn about our use of cookies and how you can manage your cookie settings, please see our Cookie Policy. By continuing to use the website, you consent to our use of cookies. Close

CHAPTER 5 The Contract of Membership

P. &. I Clubs Law and Practice

Page 45 CHAPTER 5 The Contract of Membership A. IS THERE A CONTRACT OF MARINE INSURANCE? 5.1 It has not always been entirely certain whether or not the arrangements between a member and his P&I Club amount to an agreement which can fairly be regarded as a contract of marine insurance. 1 Whether club cover amounts to a contract of marine insurance within section 1 of the Marine Insurance Act 1906 is a matter of some considerable importance. The Act applies only to “contracts of marine insurance” and would apply to P&I cover if mutual agreements fall outside the ambit of this phrase. 2

The rest of this document is only available to i-law.com online subscribers.

If you are already a subscriber, please enter your details below to log in.

Enter your email address to log in as a user on your corporate account.
Remember me on this computer

Not yet an i-law subscriber?

Devices

Request a trial Find out more