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Shipshape: tour operators not liable for gym injuries sustained during sea swells
  • Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein
  • Germany
  • December 19 2018

The Koblenz Higher Regional Court recently confirmed that tour operators cannot be held liable by cruise passengers for gym injuries sustained during


Clarity on barratry - exceptions in Hague-Visby Rules under scrutiny in Commercial Court
  • Wikborg Rein
  • United Kingdom
  • December 19 2018

A 2017 Commercial Court judgment clarifies the concept of barratry and confirms that there is no qualification to fire when seeking to rely on the


Ukraine Adopts Law on Maritime Contiguous Zone
  • CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
  • Ukraine
  • December 19 2018

On 6 December 2018 the Ukrainian parliament adopted Ukraine's Contiguous Zone Law (the "Law") that governs the exercise by Ukraine of its sovereign


Tonnage tax: countries whose ships are subject to surcharge
  • Elias Neocleous & Co LLC
  • Cyprus
  • December 19 2018

The Merchant Shipping (Fees and Taxing Provisions) Law 2010 imposes a surcharge on the tonnage tax payable on qualifying vessels registered in


Court of Appeal finds carrier breached contract to deliver cargo
  • Shearn Delamore & Co
  • Malaysia
  • December 19 2018

A high court recently dismissed a plaintiff's claim against the defendant-carrier for breach of its contract to carry and deliver cargo to the


The saga continues: bunker delivery notes under Maltese law
  • Fenech & Fenech Advocates
  • Malta
  • December 19 2018

The practice of inserting a reference to a physical supplier's applicable terms and conditions in a bunker delivery note is rife within the local


Comments On NHTSAEPA's Claim That Fuel Economy Standards Must Be Frozen to Save Lives
  • Dickinson Wright
  • USA
  • December 18 2018

In a recent Client Alert, Will Increasing Fuel Economy Standards Really Make Cars Less Safe? NHTSA and the EPA’s Proposal to Freeze Fuel Economy


U.S. Supreme Court Takes Another Look at Maritime Punitive Damages
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • December 18 2018

On December 7, 2018, the Supreme Court granted a petition for writ of certiorari on whether punitive damages may be awarded to a seaman if the


2020 vision: time for a close look at charterparty clauses
  • Birketts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 18 2018

The new MARPOL Annex VI limits on sulphur content in bunker fuels from 1 January 2020 have been well publicised and the problems for owners and


The Good, the Bad & the Ugly: 100 cases every policyholder needs to know. 4 (The Good). The Orjula
  • Fenchurch Law Ltd
  • United Kingdom
  • December 18 2018

In a useful decision for policyholders under construction all risks insurance, the Commercial Court in The Orjula determined that the spillage of