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Cargo owner has no claim for conversion where a shipper has discharged cargo into storage due to cargo owner’s failure to present a bill of lading

United Kingdom - August 11 2015 The dispute related to a cargo of iron ore carried from Iran to China by the Defendant Shipper. The bill of lading had been issued “to order”, with…

Iran: further extension of limited sanctions relief to 13 July 2015

Iran - July 10 2015 In our alert of 8 July, we reported that the P5+1 and Iran had announced the extension of the Joint Plan of Action Relief Period (the JPOA Relief…

David Myers, Hena M. Schommer, Leigh T. Hansson, Michael J. Lowell, Siân Fellows.

Court considers the documents required to be supplied in support of a demurrage claim under BPVOY4

United Kingdom - March 2 2015 Owners and Charterers had entered into a voyage charter on the BPVOY4 form. The charter contained the following provisions: Clause 19.7.1: demurrage…

1 January 2015: MARPOL and SOLAS amendments in force

USA - January 9 2015 Various amendments to MARPOL and SOLAS came into force on 1 January 2015. MARPOL Annex VI: The limit for fuel sulphur oil levels has fallen to 0.10%…

Sanctions update: the U.S. and the EU impose further measures against Russia

European Union, Russia, Ukraine, USA - December 29 2014 This alert follows our previous alerts on the Russia/Ukraine sanctions. U.S. Passes New Sanctions Authorizing Statute - Sends Russia Frigid End of…

David Myers, Hena M. Schommer, Leigh T. Hansson, Michael J. Lowell, Siân Fellows.