Posts Tagged ‘HFW’

HFW Briefing: Turkey: EU Sanctions by Christmas?

HFW Briefing: Turkey: EU Sanctions by Christmas?
. HFW Briefing: Turkey: EU Sanctions by Christmas? On 11 November 2019 the EU adopted the legal framework to impose asset freezing measures against certain individuals and entities in Turkey. At this stage, while the legal framework is in place, no individuals and entities have so far been made subject...
November 15th, 2019 | European Union, News, Sanctions | 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

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

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

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

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

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

The BDI@2,064; a cause for CC …err Cautious Celebrations

The BDI@2,064; a cause for CC …err Cautious Celebrations
John Faraclas The BDI@2,064; a cause for CC …err Cautious Celebrations The BDI gained 53 points earlier on today and it’s only 173 points apart from that of the end of December 2013 when it stood at 2,247 (2,247 – 2,064= 173) Geopolitics? Well only the 12 Greek Gods know what’s next… Best one...
July 17th, 2019 | Charity, Clubs, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Drill ships, EEZ, Energy, European Union, Insurance and Reinsurance, IT and Communications, Legal, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Marine Insurance, Organisations, Politics and Government, Technical, Technology | Read More

HFW: Insurance Bulletin – January 2019

HFW: Insurance Bulletin – January 2019
Costas Frangeskides, Partner, Holman Fenwick Willan LLP In this issue: Court cases and arbitration; Market Developments 1. Court cases and arbitration England & Wales: Making sense of jurisdiction clauses 2. Market developments UK: Pool Re withdraws terror attack event cover Andrew Bandurka Should...
January 25th, 2019 | Arbiitration, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal | Read More

HFW Briefing – Iran Sanctions: Steering a course through difficult waters

HFW Briefing – Iran Sanctions: Steering a course through difficult waters
Daniel Martin, partner HFW Iran Sanctions: Steering a course through difficult waters President Trump’s announcement on 8 May 2018 that the US would withdraw from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action set the EU and US on divergent paths with respect to Iran. At the same time as the US indicated...
August 31st, 2018 | Legal, News, Sanctions | Read More

HFW Briefing – The maritime arbitration universe in numbers: will Brexit impact London’s standing?

HFW Briefing – The maritime arbitration universe in numbers: will Brexit impact London’s standing?
… Looking back on the rather bumpy ride of the last few years, the maritime industry is taking stock. Global economic challenges have impacted shipping as the industry is faced with significant geo-political change, including the UK’s surprise vote to exit the European Union. DOWNLOAD FILE AS...
March 15th, 2018 | Legal, Politics and Government, Reports | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin 19 May 2017

HFW Insurance Bulletin 19 May 2017
INSURANCE BULLETIN 19 May 2017 In this week’s Bulletin: 1. Court cases and arbitration New Zealand: Annex Developments Limited v IAG New Zealand Limited and Peter J Taylor...
May 19th, 2017 | Communication, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Reports | Read More

Ocyanic, Maritime Cyber Security Conference

Ocyanic, Maritime Cyber Security Conference
SAVE THE DATE 28 March 2017 at 09.30 a.m. at the Athens War Museum Ocyanic is a free one-day event, addressing technology and security decision-makers of the industry, aiming to inform and alert about both the latest threats and defences available. Come and join speakers from Aspida, BIMCO, DNV GL,...
March 13th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Safety and Security | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin 19 May 2016

HFW Insurance Bulletin 19 May 2016
Welcome to HFW’s Insurance Bulletin, which is a summary of the key insurance and reinsurance regulatory announcements, market developments, court cases and legislative changes of the week. In this week’s...
May 19th, 2016 | Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Marine Insurance, Reports | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin 12 Nov. 2015

HFW Insurance Bulletin 12 Nov. 2015
Welcome to HFW’s Insurance Bulletin, which is a summary of the key insurance and reinsurance regulatory announcements, market developments, court cases and legislative changes of the week. In this week’s...
November 12th, 2015 | Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Marine Insurance | Read More

HFW obtains Worldwide Freezing Order and imprisonment orders

HFW obtains Worldwide Freezing Order and imprisonment orders
Chris Swart Worldwide Freezing Order obtained in aid of execution of unpaid arbitration awards is enforced by imprisonment sanctions imposed by the English Commercial Court In a significant development in the English courts’ worldwide freezing order jurisdiction (formerly known as “Mareva”...
August 25th, 2015 | Awards, Legal | Read More