Welcome Nicholas Paine!
We are delighted that Nicholas Paine has joined the firm as Of Counsel! Nick is a Texas and New York qualified attorney.
Welcome Katherine Georginis!
We are pleased to introduce you to one of the newest members of the team, Katherine Georginis!
Anti-Suit Injunctions: A Race Against the Clock
A four-month delay in bringing an anti-suit injunction was held to prevent its issue in Enka v Chubb Insurance  1 Lloyd’s Rep. 71. PJSC was the contractor for the construction of a power plant.
ICA Claims – Preserving Time
The inter-club agreement is designed to prevent litigation. It normally does so, so any reporting providing further clarity is welcome.
Arbitration Clauses in Australia – Not Quite What It Says on the Tin
The Australian federal court, in an exceptional case, emphasised its reach over arbitration tribunals in a recent judgment.
Uncertainty Around BIMCO’s Non-Payment of Hire Clause
The vessel was time-chartered on an NYPE form containing the BIMCO Non-Payment of Hire Clause. Hire was payable 15 days in advance, every 15 days.