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Collision Jurisdiction Agreements
April 19, 2022

Collision Jurisdiction Agreements

A recent decision in the Admiralty Court is of interest because it addresses the effect of paragraph C of the standard ASG2 Collision Jurisdiction Agreement (CJA), a copy of which can be found here. In short, paragraph C provides that parties signing a CJA under which... Read more >
Hull Fouling – who pays?
April 11, 2022

Hull Fouling – who pays?

Recently, we’ve seen an uptick in hull fouling claims. These are usually caused by circumstances where ships have been sitting idle off ports waiting to load or discharge or have been laid up due to issues related to the pandemic. The question is always: who should... Read more >
Ban on Russian vessels to be extended to EU ports
April 6, 2022

Ban on Russian vessels to be extended to EU ports

We already reported here on the UK ban applicable to Russian vessels. Now it seems as though this will be extended to EU ports as well. Again, there are issues on how extensive the ban will be. What is a Russian/Russian-operated vessel? What about non-Russian ships... Read more >
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