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Court of Appeal upholds incorporation of English jurisdiction clause from charterparty into bill of lading

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 24 2014

A cargo of coal was carried by the Respondent Owners from Rotterdam to Nador (Morocco). Whilst underway, emergency cooling measures were taken to

Tribunal rules on incorporation of arbitration agreement into a charterparty and owners’ entitlement to demurrage

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 2 2014

The vessel in question was chartered by way of a fixture recap. Owners brought a claim for demurrage against Charterers. Charterers argued that the

Court of Appeal upholds finding of breach of typhoon warranty in reinsurance policy

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 2 2014

The Appellant Insurer had insured the owner of certain vessels. The policy contained a typhoon warranty, which contained two limbs: that "the

Disclosure order made against individual and companies controlled by him in respect of marine insurance claim

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • August 21 2014

The First Claimant, owners of a vessel, claimed against the Defendant Insurers for an indemnity in respect of damage to their vessel. The Defendant

Arbitration clause in LOU held to replace charterparty arbitration clause

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 19 2014

The Claimants had claims for cargo damage against the vessel Owners arising under four bills of lading. The vessel was the subject of a chain of

Sanctions update: Ukraine, Crimea and Sevastopolthe Ukrainian Parliament, the EU and the U.S. impose further measures

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union, Russia, Ukraine, USA
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  • August 4 2014

This Alert follows our previous alerts on the RussiaUkraine sanctions available on our website. July continued to be a busy time as the Verkhovna

Iran: limited sanctions relief extended to 24 November 2014

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union, Iran, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • July 25 2014

In January 2014, both the EU and U.S. brought into force measures which temporarily suspended and relaxed (for a period of six months, to end on 20

July sanctions update: Ukraine and Iran

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • European Union, Iran, Ukraine, USA
  • -
  • July 17 2014

The European Union has made further additions to the list of sanctioned parties under the regime put in place in response to the Russian Federation's

English law and London arbitration clause not sufficient to allow application of late payment of Commercial Debt (Interest) Act 1998 to charterparties

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 18 2014

In a robust judgment of 12 June 2014 in Martrade Shipping & Transport GmbH v. United Enterprises Corporation 2014 EWHC 1884 (Comm), the Commercial

Crisis in the Crimea

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union, Russia, Ukraine
  • -
  • May 21 2014

The European Union has made further additions to the list of sanctioned parties under the regime put in place in response to the Russian Federation's