• Maritime law in Ukraine6 июня : ru 6 18 июня : ru 4 19 июня : ru 4 всего: 28 17.05.17

    Ukraine is a maritime state on Black Sea and Azov Sea coasts, which has its own fleet, shipbuilding and ship repair facilities, number of sea ports and river ports on two rivers, the Dnieper and the Danube, open for navigation.more
  • Notice of Readiness and Demurrage: Geographical Issues in the LMAA Arbitration Award2 июня : en 14 июня : en 16 июня : en 1 всего: 9 20.04.17

    Geographical location is one of the principal specifications used for sea port formation having direct impact on the port operation efficiency and its further development. At the same time, geographical peculiarities of each sea port have not only economic but also legal impact on organization of sea carriage and consequent handling operations.more
  • Direct claim against liability insurer: is it real in Ukraine?21 мая : en 125 мая : en 16 июня : en 1 всего: 6 17.04.17

    For a party suffering damage from a tort or breach of contract, it may be of key importance to sue not only the person liable, but also the liability insurer behind that person. This is obviously hot topic in transport law practice, and it is legally challenging.more
  • Peculiarities of Ship arrest in some Black Sea jurisdictions20 апреля : en 811 мая : en 418 апреля : en 2 всего: 31 16.03.17

    Black Sea countries - Ukraine, Russia, Georgia, Turkey, Bulgaria, Romania and Moldova - have various rules governing ship arrest. Some of these countries (namely, post-Soviet ones) are similar by mentality and official approach, while others are very different in administration of law and court practice.more
  • Automatic application of LMAA Small Claims Procedure: to apply or not to apply?10 апреля : en 911 апреля : en 520 апреля : en 3 всего: 41 22.02.17

    In 1989 London Maritime Arbitrators Association (LMAA) first introduced the Small Claim Procedure (SCP), construed for consideration of the small disputes, which deemed to be simplified, quick and more cost-effective than the procedure under general LMAA Terms. The SCP has been subject to several revisions and the latest version is in effect from 1 January 2012. Successful practical usage of SCP during 27 years has been followed by particular controversies as to its applicability.more
  • Black Sea practice newsletter, October-December 201613 февраля : ru 3 en 123 февраля : ru 1 en 11 июня : ru 2 всего: 74 23.01.17

    Interlegal offers you an overview of the hot news from practice, with most useful information for the reporting period.more
  • How to turn an arbitral award into recovery of damages: experience of successful recognition of the arbitral award in Georgia10 марта : en 512 марта : en 420 февраля : en 2 всего: 25 28.11.16

    One of the most frequently asked questions by the Clients who intend to refer the case for consideration of arbitration is: how to convert the arbitral award into real money? Recognition and enforcement of arbitral award is indeed a quite a complicated mechanism involving application of both national and international law. Sometimes, differences in domestic legislation in the country, where the award is supposed to be enforced, and the governing law of the contract, in respect of which...more
  • Commercial Court Practice upon Ship Arrest in Ukraine28 февраля : en 319 мая : en 220 мая : en 2 всего: 30 27.10.16

    Having studied the Ukrainian court practice regarding ship arrest, we have detected issues of correction and legal gaps the judges faced during proceedings and proposed the possible ways of settlement. Procedure on ship arrest in Ukraine is governed by the Commercial Procedural Code of Ukraine, the Merchant Shipping Code of Ukraine and the 1952 International Convention for the unification of certain rules relating to the arrest of sea-going ships of 1952, which came in force for Ukraine...more
  • Newsletter, July-September28 февраля : ru 2 2 марта : ru 1 30 мая : ru 1 всего: 9 01.10.16

    Interlegal offers you an overview of the hot news and publications, with most useful information for the reporting period.more
  • Ukrainian freight forwarder’s liability in international cargo transportation by road14 февраля : ru 3 en 122 февраля : ru 2 en 12 марта : ru 1 en 1 всего: 210 29.08.16

    FIATA states that freight forwarding companies get involved in nearly 80 % of international transportations by all types of vehicles. The official concept of “freight forwarding and logistic services” adopted on 29.10.2004 jointly by FIATA (International Federation of Freight Forwarders Association) and CLECAT (European Association for Forwarding, Transport, Logistic and Customs Service) includes...more