Project Name:

Factortame: Expert Witness to the Court of Reconstruction 

Country:

UK, Spain and the Falkland Is 
Thomas Cooper & Stibbard and Grant Thornton  - Project Dates:   June 1999 - March 2001

Detailed narrative description of project:

Expert witness in assessing claims for loss of access to the UK fishing regime over a period of 10 years, specfically responsible for advice on policy and financial loss.

Detailed narrative description of actual services provided by Poseidon Aquatic
Resource Management Ltd:

Supervision of other experts dealing with general cost issues.

Assessment of losses included the following segments:
  • Hake long liners
  • Hake, monkfish and megrom bottom trawl
  • Hake gill netters
  • Distant water loligo and whitefish vessels fishing off the Falkland Islands