Ed Turner discusses the importance in clients taking advice before concluding commercial settlements (despite the case of Sonact v Premuda).
Without interrupting and not counting the time – Steve Mann talks demurrage referencing specifically London Arbitration 12/19.
Tomas Ling discusses The ‘Eleni P’ and the key issue of whether an obligation to pay hire remains where a vessel is detained by pirates.
Wei Wang summarises recent arbitration decisions on the key area of speed and performance with specific reference to London arbitration 9/18 and 7/19.
Stephen Mann talks about how True North can help shipping clients maximise the recovery of small claims when considering new charter fixtures.
The grounding of the CMA CGM Libra container vessel and the Admiralty court’s ruling based around the unseaworthiness defence to the General Average claim.
Marta habla sobre “Classic Maritime v Limbungan” sobre la ruptura de la presa Fundao en Brasil y como los Juzgados ingleses aplican clausulas de Fuerza Mayor.
An important judgement is handed down by the Court of Appeal in the case of the Pacific Voyager, and why this case is of particular interest to Charterers.
Chris Ward discusses the latest ruling by the English High Court regarding the Four Island tanker arbitration. He believes that common sense has finally prevailed.
Ashley Xu from the Shanghai office talks about the territories they cover, and also the Truth North brand that offers legal consultancy services to the marine sector.
Ashley Xu 介绍了上海办公室的服务范围和价值理念，她同时介绍了公司针对各类海商法律纠纷，提供法律咨询、法律意见和仲裁服务的True North品牌。
Carlos Vasquez talks about LOIs, whether they are enforceable in the courts, and how an assured can best protect themselves as they are not covered by your insurance.
Chris Ward talks about a recent arbitration which the Charters’ Club successfully defended, whereby the parties contended whether an Interclub Agreement had been incorporated into a charter.
Stephen Mann explains the 4 step process that is needed when wording a shipping contract, including assembling the material, identifying conflicting clauses, and what is actually meant from the contract wording.
Ed looks at the case of Classic Maritime v Limbungan Makmur, where the Charterer was unable to fulfill its shipment obligations when the Fundao dam in Brazil burst in 2015.
Ed Turner discusses the high court’s interpretation of a clause in a charter party requiring the parties to have commenced procedures within a certain time period.