HFW Briefing: OW Bunker test case judgment handed down today – 14 July 2015

Bunkering, Legal, Marine Equipment Products and Services — By on July 14, 2015 at 2:54 PM

HFW 14 July 2015

OW Bunker test case judgment handed down today – 14 July 2015

The English High Court today handed down a significant judgment in the ongoing OW Bunker saga, in which it upheld a tribunal’s decision that the Sale of Goods Act 1979 did not apply to the relevant bunker supply contract.

Owners of the RES COGITANS had applied for permission to appeal a recent London arbitration award in which the tribunal decided OW and their assignees ING Bank N.V. were entitled to payment for bunkers supplied, even in circumstances where OW did not own property in the bunkers.
» Read more

Shipping

Our shipping lawyers provide a comprehensive service to the global maritime business community. We have over 200 lawyers and 13 Master Mariners worldwide, specialising in maritime law, reflecting our long involvement in this field.
» Read more

Dispute Resolution

Our principal strength is our experience and expertise in international litigation, arbitration and alternative forms of dispute resolution. We have specialist dispute resolution teams in all of our offices, regularly handling high-value, complex, multi-party, multi-jurisdictional disputes.
» Read more

Events calendar

Our firm runs a number of events across all sectors worldwide.

For more information about our events, please click here or contact events@hfw.com

 

© 2015 Holman Fenwick Willan LLP. All rights reserved

Whilst every care has been taken to ensure the accuracy of this information at the time of publication, the information is intended as guidance only. It should not be considered as legal advice.

Holman Fenwick Willan LLP is the Data Controller for any data that it holds about you. To correct your personal details or change your mailing preferences please use the links provided or contact Craig Martin on +44 (0)20 7264 8109 or at craig.martin@hfw.com.

Tags:

Leave a Reply

IMPORTANT! To be able to proceed, you need to solve the following simple math (so we know that you are a human) :-)

What is 11 + 15 ?
Please leave these two fields as-is:

Trackbacks

Leave a Trackback