David Richards



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Piercing the corporate veil: Supreme Court clarifies the English law position

United Kingdom - September 24 2013 The Supreme Court has recently issued a decision confirming that English law permits a claimant to ignore the separate legal identity of a company…

Denys Hickey

New time charterparty form: NYPE 2015

Global - October 23 2015 On 15 October 2015, a new version of the popular NYPE charter form was issued jointly by ASBA, BIMCO and SMF. The "NYPE 2015" form is officially…

Jonathan Elvey, John Simpson

Supreme Court confirms legal advice privilege extends only to legal profession

United Kingdom - April 25 2013 The Supreme Court has recently delivered an important decision on the question of whether legal advice privilege covers communications between a…

Nick Burgess

General Average – dealing with the costs of a hijacking

United Kingdom - January 6 2015 The recent judgment in the Longchamp has overturned accepted industry thinking in how bunkers and crew wages are dealt with in a hijacking. Not only…

Stephen Askins

Court of Appeal gives revised guidance on court’s attitude to non-compliance with Civil Procedure rules

United Kingdom - July 16 2014 In November 2013, in the now famous Mitchell v. Newsgroup Newspapers, the Court of Appeal sent shock waves through the legal community with its…

Bob Deering