The Liability of the Classification Society Under Italian Law

A recent Judgment rendered by the Court of Appeal of Ancona on 2nd August 2017 confirmed the emerging trend of Italian Courts to hold Classification Societies liable in tort toward

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The legal position between the Estate of O.W. Supply & Trading A/S and its contractual opponents in relation to derivative agreements

O.W. Supply & Trading A/S’ derivative agreements One of the reasons why the OW Bunker Group collapsed back in 2014 was the many derivative agreements the group had entered into

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Validity of foreign jurisdiction clauses in Bs/L under Spanish Law

Introduction In September 2014, after a long parliamentary procedure, it came into force in Spain our “new” Navigation Act. Almost all players of the Spanish Shipping sector cheers for this

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International Maritime Law Seminar 2017

You and your colleagues are invited to the International Maritime Law Seminar 2017, where this year’s theme is “Recent Development in Maritime Law Around the World.” The International Maritime Law

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New Project Law for our National Merchant Fleet

Haga clic aquí para leer en español. To start the subject, it will be useful to approach a brief historical reference regarding our National Merchant Fleet, which was born during the Second

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The advent of unmanned ships does raise questions as to how maritime law should address this development which is becoming increasingly relevant across the maritime industry. The current view is

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In light of the recent amendments to the tax regime by the Indian Government, in imposing service tax on ocean freight for goods imported into India, there has been much

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New legal provisions The French Civil Code, which had not seen any material change since the Napoleonic era, has been substantially remodelled in 2016 to be adapted to modern times,

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It was a historic victory when the Noreco Group was awarded the highest judgment amount in Danish history in the order of USD 344,332,446 plus five years’ interest in its

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