Archive for the ‘Legal’ Category

LSLC’s 25th Anniversary Celebration Dinner – Have you booked your place?

LSLC’s 25th Anniversary Celebration Dinner – Have you booked your  place?
LSLC’s 25th Anniversary Celebration Dinner – Have you booked your  place? A celebration of the learning and debates that it continues to provide to the shipping community We have pleasure in inviting you to join the London Shipping Law Centre, its members and key shipping figures at the Savoy...
November 15th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Legal, London Shipping Law Centre, News | Read More

HFW | Clarification on Translation Requirements for Insurance Policies | November 2019

HFW | Clarification on Translation Requirements for Insurance Policies | November 2019
HFW | Clarification on Translation Requirements for Insurance Policies | November 2019 The UAE Insurance Authority has recently issued Administrative Decision No. 140 of 2019 Concerning the Exclusion of Some Insurance Policies From the Requirement of Being Written in the Arabic Language (the Decision)....
November 12th, 2019 | Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal | Read More

HFW Ship Finance Briefing – Getting the deal through 2019

HFW Ship Finance Briefing – Getting the deal through 2019
HFW Ship Finance Briefing – Getting the deal through 2019 Getting the Deal Through – Ship Finance “The growth of the shipping sector anticipated in 2018 did not entirely meet expectations in what remains a challenging market influenced by stagnant oil prices, the slower pace of Chinese...
November 5th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Legal, Shipfinance | Read More

Grupo Stier celebrates its 25th anniversary with reception in the City of London

Grupo Stier celebrates its 25th anniversary with reception in the City of London
Ida Stier greeting captain Chris Adams Grupo Stier celebrates its 25th anniversary with reception in the City of London by James Brewer. Ida Stier, founder and chief executive of Grupo Stier, welcomed guests from many sectors of the maritime industry to a reception in London to mark the 25th anniversary...
October 26th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Claims, Company Profiles, Defense, Disputes, Events, Flags, Groundings, Health and Safety, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Maritime Education and Training, News, P and I Clubs, People and Places, Person Profiles, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Ship Agencies, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

HFW Briefing: Managing Sanctions Risk in Contracts: The High Court provides guidance

Daniel Martin, partner HFW Managing Sanctions Risk in Contracts: The High Court provides guidance Recent sanctions have had a major impact on entities in China and Turkey, as well as their counterparties, and this has caused significant disruption to global markets. Given the broad scope of international...
October 24th, 2019 | Legal, Sanctions | Read More

Clyde & Co adds marine partner to strengthen Scottish practice

Clyde & Co adds marine partner to strengthen Scottish practice
Clyde & Co adds marine partner to strengthen Scottish practice Glasgow, 17 October, 2019: Global law firm Clyde & Co has appointed Stefanie Johnston as a Glasgow-based Partner in its global marine and insurance teams. Stefanie joins as a partner from Keoghs where she helped establish its Scottish...
October 17th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

Turkish actions in northern Syria sparks U.S. and EU sanctions reprisals

Turkish actions in northern Syria sparks U.S. and EU sanctions reprisals
Turkish actions in northern Syria sparks U.S. and EU sanctions reprisals At a Glance… In a dramatic shift in U.S. foreign policy, last week the U.S. withdrew its forces from northern Syria, paving the way for a Turkish offensive against the “Syrian Democratic Forces”. This offensive has attracted...
October 16th, 2019 | Legal, Military, Sanctions | Read More

Reed Smith Transportation Industry Group quarterly updates and articles – Q3

Reed Smith Transportation Industry Group quarterly updates and articles – Q3
From Reed Smith Shipping Reed Smith Transportation Industry Group quarterly updates and articles – Q3 This is our Reed Smith Shipping newsletter bringing together our thought leadership for each quarter. Below is a collection of our articles, blogs and webinars from July – September 2019. If...
October 15th, 2019 | Aviation, Emissions, Environment, Legal, Press and Media, Sanctions | Read More

LSLC-YMP and AIDIM Conference – Genoa – 7th and 8th November – PROGRAMME

LSLC-YMP and AIDIM Conference – Genoa – 7th and 8th November – PROGRAMME
LSLC-YMP and AIDIM Conference – Genoa To Young Maritime Professionals, You are invited to join us in Genoa for this Conference. LATEST CHALLENGES: WAR RISKS AND SANCTIONS Thursday 7th and Friday 8th November 2019 Chamber of Commerce of Genoa Via Garibaldi, 4, 16123 Genova GE, Italy     Attendance...
October 14th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Legal, London Shipping Law Centre, Sanctions | Read More

CJC Currents | October 2019

CJC Currents  |  October 2019
. CJC Currents  |  October 2019 Welcome to CJC Currents, a new publication from Campbell Johnston Clark which offers a blend of company news, industry updates, reviews of key marine cases and notes on related topics.   Campbell Johnston Clark opens in Miami Campbell Johnston...
October 10th, 2019 | Legal, Press and Media | Read More

Brillante Virtuoso – an extraordinary attempt at maritime insurance fraud

Brillante Virtuoso – an extraordinary attempt at maritime insurance fraud
Brillante Virtuoso – an extraordinary attempt at maritime insurance fraud The High Court has today handed down its highly-anticipated judgment in the case of the Brillante Virtuoso – an extraordinary attempt at maritime insurance fraud. The alleged attack on the Brillante Virtuoso – some...
October 7th, 2019 | Legal, Marine Insurance, Maritime Fraud | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin: September 2019 Edition 1

HFW Insurance Bulletin: September 2019 Edition 1
Costas Frangeskides, Partner, Holman Fenwick Willan LLP HFW Insurance Bulletin: September 2019 Edition 1 In this issue: Regulation and Legislation; Court cases and arbitration; HFW publications and events 1. Regulation and legislation UK: ISPV regime – PRA proposes updates to its approach, but great...
September 26th, 2019 | Insight, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Press and Media | Read More

Reed Smith enhances global Transportation Industry Group with new shipping partners in London and Hong Kong

Reed Smith enhances global Transportation Industry Group with new shipping partners in London and Hong Kong
Nick Austin Reed Smith enhances global Transportation Industry Group with new shipping partners in London and Hong Kong In a move that reflects the firm’s continued commitment to the shipping industry, global law firm Reed Smith today announced that disputes lawyers Nick Austin and Peter Glover will...
September 24th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, News, Person Profiles | Read More

HFW Hong Kong Insurance Briefing – September 2019

HFW Hong Kong Insurance Briefing – September 2019
Rosie Ng HFW Hong Kong Insurance Briefing – September 2019 Hong Kong Insurance briefing In this latest Insurance briefing, Rosie Ng provides an overview of the new statutory regime for Hong Kong Insurance Intermediaries, which comes into effect today. Key changes include: Regulated activities Fit...
September 23rd, 2019 | Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal | Read More

“The Shock of the New and the Human Factor”

“The Shock of the New and the Human Factor”
. Shipping and the Law – Xth Edition “The Shock of the New and the Human Factor” Naples, Maschio Angioino, 9th and 10th October 2019 “Shipping and the Law”, the conference organized by Studio Legale Lauro, this year reaches a major milestone, celebrating its Tenth Edition Anniversary....
September 18th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, HR, Legal | Read More

HFW to boost Market-Leading Shipping Practice with Singapore Partner Hire

HFW to boost Market-Leading Shipping Practice with Singapore Partner Hire
Paul Dean HFW to boost Market-Leading Shipping Practice with Singapore Partner Hire Global, sector-focused law firm HFW is boosting its market-leading shipping practice with the hire of Singapore partner Christopher Metcalf. Christopher is a dry shipping expert and is ranked by The Legal 500 and Chambers...
September 2nd, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

HFW -The Shipping Law Review – Edition 6

HFW -The Shipping Law Review – Edition 6
The Shipping Law Review – Edition 6 We are delighted to announce the publication of the sixth edition of The Shipping Law Review, an important legal book for the shipping sector, edited by HFW. The book is a cross-jurisdictional companion for those handling shipping disputes and contains a summary...
August 30th, 2019 | Books, Legal | Read More

Campbell Johnston Clark opens in Miami and appoints Neil Bayer as partner

Campbell Johnston Clark opens in Miami and appoints Neil Bayer as partner
Neil Bayer Campbell Johnston Clark opens in Miami and appoints Neil Bayer as partner Shipping law firm Campbell Johnston Clark (CJC) is opening a Miami office after appointing well-known Florida-based litigator Neil Bayer as a partner. Bayer will head a team focusing on marine claims, with an emphasis...
August 19th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

London Shipping Law Centre 25-Year Celebration

London Shipping Law Centre 25-Year Celebration
A celebration of the learning and debates that it continues to provide to the shipping community   We have pleasure in inviting you to join the London Shipping Law Centre, its members and key shipping figures at the...
August 14th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Events, Legal, News | Read More

HFW to launch Monaco office with hire of market-leading team

HFW to launch Monaco office with hire of market-leading team
Paul Dean HFW to launch Monaco office with hire of market-leading team Global, sector-focused law firm HFW is launching an office in Monaco with the hire of a market-leading team to be led by partners Ian Cranston, Andrew Charlier and Marco Crusafio. The team, which will also include legal directors...
August 9th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Energy, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Marine Insurance, News, Person Profiles, Shipmanagement, Yachting | Read More

LISW19 – Cyber Risk: immediate threats and growing concerns.

LISW19 – Cyber Risk: immediate threats and growing concerns.
Julian Clark, Global Head of Shipping,Hill Dickinson LISW19 – Cyber Risk: immediate threats and growing concerns. Revolutionising the Supply Chain: blockchain and the carriage of medicinal cannabis Cyber Security remains one of the key issues facing the maritime sector and will be addressed by...
August 5th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, IT and Communications, Legal, Safety and Security | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin: July 2019 Edition 2

HFW Insurance Bulletin: July 2019 Edition 2
Costas Frangeskides, Partner,Holman Fenwick Willan LLP HFW Insurance Bulletin: July 2019 Edition 2 In this issue: HFW publications and events; Regulation and legislation; Court cases and arbitration 1. HFW publications and events HFW launches new client videos on Insurtech and the SM&CR HFW has...
August 1st, 2019 | Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal | Read More

HFW expands Singapore shipping practice with hire of Christopher Jones

HFW expands Singapore shipping practice with hire of Christopher Jones
HFW expands Singapore shipping practice with hire of Christopher Jones Global, sector-focused law firm HFW has hired Christopher Jones, a renowned former shipbroker with almost 50 years’ experience in the shipping industry. Chris will join the firm on 1 August as a Consultant in our Singapore...
July 31st, 2019 | Company Profiles, Legal, Person Profiles | Read More

HFW announces development partnership with litigation analytics start-up Solomonic

HFW announces development partnership with litigation analytics start-up Solomonic
. HFW Announces Development Partnership With Litigation Analytics Start-Up Solomonic Leading global shipping law firm HFW has announced a development partnership with litigation analytics start-up Solomonic. Under the partnership, HFW lawyers will be able to access the Solomonic system, which uses detailed...
July 24th, 2019 | Legal | Read More

Navigating the New Silk Road in intellectual property rights: Clyde & Co highlights China’s role

Navigating the New Silk Road in intellectual property rights: Clyde & Co highlights China’s role
Elliot Papageorgiou, Yan Gong, Mark Devaney and Rob Deans. Navigating the New Silk Road in intellectual property rights: Clyde & Co highlights China’s role  By James Brewer As China pursues its Belt and Road initiative, spanning 66-plus countries, it is officially taking the protection of intellectual...
July 23rd, 2019 | Comment, Insight, Legal, Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More