Posts Tagged ‘Holman Fenwick Willan LLP’

HFW Insurance Bulletin: April 2019 – Edition 1

HFW Insurance Bulletin: April 2019 – Edition 1
Costas FrangeskidesPartnerHolman Fenwick Willan LLP HFW Insurance Bulletin: April 2019 – Edition 1 In this issue: Regulation and legislation; Market Developments. 1. Regulation and legislation UK: Brexit – no deal, no risk? No chance! The FCA has published a speech given by Nausicaa Delfas,...
April 4th, 2019 | Insight, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal | Read More

HFW Briefing – Parliamentary Sovereignty Supreme: UK government still on target for Article 50 Brexit trigger before the of end March

HFW Briefing – Parliamentary Sovereignty Supreme: UK government still on target for Article 50 Brexit trigger before the of end March
Parliamentary Sovereignty Supreme: UK government still on target for Article 50 Brexit trigger before the end of March In this briefing we discuss today’s Supreme Court judgment, which upheld the...
January 24th, 2017 | European Union, Legal, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin Jan 2017

HFW Insurance Bulletin Jan 2017
In this week’s Bulletin: 1. Court cases and arbitration England and Wales: Notification issues: Zurich Insurance plc v Maccaferri Limited [2016] EWCA Civ 1302 2. Market developments UK: New...
January 19th, 2017 | Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal | Read More

London is best location to resolve international commercial and maritime disputes

London is best location to resolve international commercial and maritime disputes
UK trade promotion body Maritime London has published an online booklet highlighting London’s pre-eminence as a centre of excellence for the resolution of international commercial and maritime disputes. Launched at its AGM last week, The London Arbitration booklet has been produced by Maritime London...
September 26th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

HFW Briefing – Preparing for Brexit: seven things that (re)insurance businesses can do now

HFW Briefing – Preparing for Brexit: seven things that (re)insurance businesses can do now
Preparing for Brexit: seven things that (re)insurance businesses can do now June’s vote to leave the EU has set the UK on course for Brexit. It is not yet known exactly when the final exit will take place (although two years’ notice is required) and it is far from clear which...
July 14th, 2016 | European Union, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin 30 June 2016

HFW Insurance Bulletin 30 June 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 bulletin: 1. Regulation and legislation UK: FCA finds complaints...
June 30th, 2016 | Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Marine Insurance, Reports | Read More

Brexit: next steps for out – how will this affect your business?

Brexit: next steps for out – how will this affect your business?
The UK has made its choice and is to leave the European Union. What next? Thursday’s vote to leave the EU does not automatically mean the EU Treaties and legislation will no longer apply in the UK. It is merely the first step in a long series of negotiations to determine the shape of the separation...
June 24th, 2016 | European Union, Legal, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

HFW Briefing: Dubai court issues landmark judgment recognising and enforcing a foreign arbitral award

HFW Briefing: Dubai court issues landmark judgment recognising and enforcing a foreign arbitral award
Dubai court issues landmark judgment recognising and enforcing a foreign arbitral award In a recent landmark judgment handed down by the Dubai Court of Appeal, Holman Fenwick Willan’s Middle East shipping...
September 7th, 2015 | Arbiitration, Legal | Read More

HFW Briefing: Bunkers International Corporation

HFW Briefing: Bunkers International Corporation
Bunkers International Corporation The latest reports that Bunkers International Corporation have filed for Chapter 11 protection for itself and affiliated companies once again highlights the risks that...
September 2nd, 2015 | Bunkering, Legal, Reports | Read More

HFW Briefing: Tianjin Port explosion

HFW Briefing: Tianjin Port explosion
Craig Neame The huge explosion at Tianjin Port, which led to an enormous fire that affected a substantial part of the port, could lead to massive supply chain disruption. This briefing provides an overview of some of the potential consequences. The origin According to the Tianjin Police, the explosion...
August 14th, 2015 | Legal, Maritime Accidents, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

HFW Briefing – Anti-suit injunctions and arbitration agreements: the position under Hong Kong law

HFW Briefing – Anti-suit injunctions and arbitration agreements: the position under Hong Kong law
Anti-suit injunctions and arbitration agreements: the position under Hong Kong law In the landmark decision of Mr Justice Godfrey Lam in Ever Judger Holding Co Ltd v Kroman Celik Sanayii Anonim Sirketi,...
June 23rd, 2015 | Legal, Reports | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin 18 June 2015

HFW Insurance Bulletin 18 June 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...
June 18th, 2015 | Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Marine Insurance | Read More

HFW Logistics Bulletin

HFW Logistics Bulletin
Welcome to the June edition of our Logistics Bulletin. In this edition we begin by considering the regulation of alliances in the container trade as two new major alliances, the “Ocean Three” and...
June 11th, 2015 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

HFW Briefing: Increased liability limits for maritime claims from 8 June 2015

HFW Briefing: Increased liability limits for maritime claims from 8 June 2015
Increased liability limits for maritime claims from 8 June 2015 All change! The limits of compensation payable by shipowners (or other entities entitled to limit) for a maritime incident under the 1996...
June 8th, 2015 | Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Marine Insurance, Reports | Read More

HFW Shipping Bulletin – April 2015

HFW Shipping Bulletin – April 2015
Welcome to the April edition of our Shipping Bulletin.  In this edition we cover four cases. Two of the cases are widely considered to return English law back to a more traditional position, one that...
April 27th, 2015 | Legal, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

The HFW Insurance Bulletin 23 April 2015

The HFW Insurance Bulletin 23 April 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...
April 23rd, 2015 | Associations, HR, Legal, Reports | Read More

HFW Offshore Bulletin

HFW Offshore Bulletin
OFFSHORE BULLETIN March 2015 Welcome to the March 2015 edition of our Offshore Bulletin. The tragic incident on board the CIDADE DE SAO MATEUSoff Brazil and the fire on the PETROJARL...
March 26th, 2015 | Associations, Energy, Environment, Legal | Read More

HFW Briefing – General Aviation insurance: AVN1D ‘certification’ complete

HFW Briefing – General Aviation insurance: AVN1D ‘certification’ complete
AVIATION BRIEFING March 2015 General Aviation insurance: AVN1D ‘certification’ complete After many decades of forming the cornerstone of predominantly General Aviation insurance...
March 26th, 2015 | Associations, Aviation, Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Reports | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin 26 March 2015

HFW Insurance Bulletin 26 March 2015
INSURANCE BULLETIN 26 March 2015 Welcome to HFW’s Insurance Bulletin, which is a summary of the key insurance and reinsurance regulatory announcements, market developments,...
March 26th, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Reports | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin – 12 March 2015

HFW Insurance Bulletin – 12 March 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...
March 13th, 2015 | Associations, Communication, Company Profiles, HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, Legal, Marine Insurance, Reports | Read More

HFW Briefing – Oil price shock: consequences and recommended actions

HFW Briefing – Oil price shock: consequences and recommended actions
Oil price shock: consequences and recommended actions The recent fall in the oil price has had a significant impact on the oil and gas industry. Widely unpredicted, it is causing increasing distress,...
March 9th, 2015 | Energy, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

HFW Briefing: Troubled waters ahead? Australia to open up coastal trade to international shipping

HFW Briefing: Troubled waters ahead? Australia to open up coastal trade to international shipping
Troubled waters ahead? Australia to open up coastal trade to international shipping In his election victory speech in September 2013, Prime Minister Abbott declared “Australia is under new management...
March 4th, 2015 | Communication, Company Profiles, Legal, Press and Media | Read More

HFW Briefing – Shipping pools: a competition law perspective – sink or swim?

HFW Briefing – Shipping pools: a competition law perspective – sink or swim?
Shipping pools: a competition law perspective – sink or swim? In today’s difficult market conditions, it is vital for shipowners to use all available efficiencies. Designing a pool in accordance...
February 20th, 2015 | Associations, European Union, Legal, Organisations, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

HFW Briefing – Court fees: reforms update

HFW Briefing – Court fees: reforms update
Court fees: reforms update Amidst controversy, the fees for issuing English High Court proceedings are expected to increase in March 2015. The fee increases, unveiled on 16 January 2015, follow a paper...
February 19th, 2015 | Alternative Dispute Resolution, Associations, Legal, London Shipping Law Centre | Read More

HFW Insurance Bulletin – 19 Feb. 2015

HFW Insurance Bulletin – 19 Feb. 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...
February 19th, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Person Profiles, Reports | Read More