International forum on Maritime Arbitration
On 18 September Carlos Vazquez participated in an international forum on Maritime Arbitration where he offered an insight into London arbitration under the Arbitration Act 1996 and the current LMAA Terms. The rest of the panel was formed of specialists from other jurisdictions that included the United States and the Dominican Republic. Held at the […]
Jurisdiction clauses & settlements
Ed Turner discusses the importance in clients taking advice before concluding commercial settlements (despite the case of Sonact v Premuda).
Eleni P – piracy & payment of hire
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.