Interlegal held a seminar «Cargo Transportation in Black and Caspian Sea Regions» in Batumi, Georgia


On September 24, in the framework of the International Forum «Cargo Transportation in Black and Caspian Sea Regions», Interlegal held a Seminar “Arbitration and problems of carriage contracts performance”. Over 30 professionals of transport industry – logisticians, shipowners, forwarders – participated in the seminar. During the seminar partners and lawyers of three Interlegal offices from Odessa, Istanbul and Batumi discussed the following issues with participants:

- Settlement of disputes in marine navigation and international trade by means of London Arbitration;

- Enforcement of the foreign arbitration awards;

- Online auctions in Georgia;

- The “Crimean” issue: impact on Black Sea cargo transportations.

The presentation, devoted to the vital topic – widespread fraud schemes in marine transport and methods of combating fraud – caused a vivid interest and discussion among participants.