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OW Bunker in Singapore - where are we?
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • Singapore, United Kingdom
  • August 22 2016

Although the Singapore courts have not, to date, been required to consider the legal issues which have recently come before the English courts in the


Definitely indefinite? Container Demurrage in the Court of Appeal
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 16 2016

In the recent case of MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. V. Cottonex Anstalt 2016 EWCA Civ 789 the Court of Appeal ruled that the commercial


The Insurance Act 2015 came into effect on Friday - a brief primer before you renew or buy a new policy
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 15 2016

The Insurance Act 2015 (the Act) came into force on 12 August 2016, introducing major changes in English law in relation to insurance and all forms


Future-proofing your contracts - ‘anti-oral variation’ clauses require some further thought
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 4 2016

This Client Alert discusses the effectiveness of clauses which purport to prevent contracts from being amended without compliance with specified


Court decides to ‘wait and see’ in its refusal to grant an administration order
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 3 2016

The High Court recently re-affirmed the discretionary nature of its right to grant an administration order. In this case, the court refused to grant


Court of Appeal rules on indefinite demurrage claims
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 29 2016

A Court of Appeal decision handed down on Wednesday of this week ruled that demurrage on detained containers, which could not be redelivered to the


Is Brexit “materially adverse” to you? Perhaps, if it triggers an ‘event of default’ under your agreement(s).
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 6 2016

While the impact of the EU referendum decision on outstanding financing transactions is still to be determined, both lenders and borrowers may be


Contracting out of waiver? Court of Appeal provides guidance on ‘no variation’ and ‘anti-oral’ variation clauses
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 6 2016

This Alert looks at the effectiveness of what are commonly termed "no variation" or "anti-oral variation" clauses (i.e. clauses which purport to


Mobilising competition class actions in the UK
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 1 2016

On 25 May 2016, the National Pensioners Convention (NPC) issued formal proceedings at the Competition Appeals Tribunal (CAT) in London against Pride


Commodities contracts and the impact of the OW Bunkers case
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 2 2016

As we reported in an earlier Client Alert, the UK Supreme Court recently handed down its highly anticipated judgment in the Res Cogitans case. The