Partner Evangelos Catsambas looks at the English High Court’s clarification of the scope of a typical time charterparty capture/seizure/arrest clause in the context of ship piracy and its impact on the shipping community.
WFW advises ZEABORN on acquisition of all shares in “ZEAMARINE” joint venture from New Mountain Capital
We are very happy to have advised ZEABORN again on a challenging and strategically important transaction for them.
We’ve been named leading legal advisor of the year, with seven deals “Deals of the Year”.
The Financial Leasing Law has the potential to provide a systematic change to the regulatory landscape surrounding finance leasing in UAE. Read more to stay updated on the matter.
Our authors examine the various finance scenarios for scrubbers in anticipation of IMO 2020.
The vessels covered are four Suezmax DP2 shuttle tankers due for delivery in 2019 and 2020.
Our authors look at the key issues for shipowners in contracts for the acquisition, transport, installation and commissioning of scrubbers to meet IMO 2020 sulphur requirements.
Following a recent judgment, shipowners will have to ensure that, through its agents and servants, due diligence is exercised to produce a non-defective passage plan that clearly contains the necessary warnings.
Star Bulk can now refinance part of the fleet it acquired from Augustea and York last year and ensures that their fleet will comply with the highest environmental standards through their retrofitting of scrubbers.
Partner Evangelos and Associate Iliana discuss the scope of the fire defence under Article IV Rule 2(b) and its availability to a vessel’s carrier.