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Sugar Hut Group Ltd v Great Lakes Reinsurance (UK) Ltd Plc
Great Lakes provided insurance for four nightclubs including one where a fire occurred, causing substantial loss for which the claimants were seeking…
Charterparty damages: Owners’ claim for wasted expenses fails
A number of cases have reached the courts regarding the approach to assessing damages arising out of early re-delivery and premature charter…
The last chance saloon: hire default and anti technicality notices
Charter termination and withdrawal has been a feature of the shipping landscape since the 2008 market slump.
Provisional damages - familiarity breeding contempt?
Asbestos specialists face regular claims for provisional damages. Claimants generally seek conditions which pivot around four deteriorations or future…