Q: I have a dispute about billing for services performed on a British registry boat in a French port. Whose laws apply?
The bill is generated by a British citizen who operates an unregistered consulting firm in Antibes, France. All work was performed in various French ports, but the boat is British Registry. The legal owner of the boat is a corporation located in Douglas Isle of Man, UK. The boat is no longer in French or EU territory. Whose jurisdiction applies to the disputed bill?
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