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Waiting matters: Laytime exceptions under Sugar charterparty
In relation to delays in loading caused by the destruction of an intended loading berth, what approach will the courts take in construing an…
“Retla” clauses and bills of lading: don’t mention the rust?
Further to Tokio Marine & Fire Insurance Co v Retla Steamship Co, there comes a decision interpreting the "Retla" when included in a bill of lading.
NYPE Interclub Agreement: beware conflicting time bars
Where there are different claim time limits in the same charterparty, which limit should the parties adhere to?
Athens Convention: Passenger injury claims in International Waters
When a passenger is injured in international waters, who bears the burden of proof and when might a prima facie case of negligence arise and be…