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  • Sanctions & liability for Calling at Crimean ports: update - August 201510 февраля 2017 г.: en 38 февраля 2017 г.: en 227 февраля 2017 г.: en 2 всего: 207 17.09.15

    On 27 March 2014, the UN General Assembly adopted the Resolution “On Ukraine’s Territorial Integrity” calling on Member States, international organisations and agencies not to recognise any change in the status of the Crimea and the City of Sevastopol.more
  • International Forum on Seafarers Education, Training and Crewing14 августа 2018 г.: en 228 апреля 2017 г.: en 116 октября 2019 г.: en 1 всего: 12 10.09.15

    This important event, organised by the Odessa National Maritime Academy, was well supported by many of the world s leading ship managers and crewing agencies. This should come as no surprise, as Ukraine is the third largest provider of seafarers to members of the International Maritime Employers Council (IMEC) after Philippines and India.more
  • Jurisdictions of Black Sea countries: crisis aggravates7 декабря 2018 г.: en 111 июля 2019 г.: en 118 февраля : en 1 всего: 15 23.08.15

    All the Black Sea countries, namely Ukraine, Russia, Georgia, Turkey, Bulgaria, Romania, and the new Black Sea state – Moldova, have their own special rules. Black Sea Region is unique in whole, thus it is crucial for determining the rules of conduct applied to members of maritime industry. Black Sea is recognized as the worst place in the world upon vessel condition and terms of vessel operations. Representatives of the International Transport Workers’ Federtation (ITF) were the first who...more
  • Carriers’ and forwarders’ responsibility. Why you should keep an eye on it in Ukrainian business realia?13 августа 2018 г.: en 24 июля 2018 г.: en 125 февраля : en 1 всего: 43 17.08.15

    Cargo transportation is quite a complex business. Lack of experience and inability to manage risks in this industry may have a negative impact on making business and often entails disappointment with the results of transaction both for the client and service provider. If the forwarder or the carrier fails to fulfill properly its obligations on rendering services it may result in losses, caused by delay or damages or loss of the cargo...more
  • Sanctions & liability for Calling at Crimean ports: update20 июня 2017 г.: en 43 ноября 2017 г.: en 216 мая 2018 г.: en 2 всего: 40 17.07.15

    It is an internationally established fact that in March 2014 Russian Federation unlawfully annexed Crimea. On 27.03.2014, UN General Assembly adopted the Resolution “On Ukraine’s Territorial Integrity”, calling on States, international organizations and agencies not to recognize any change in the status of Crimea or the City of Sevastopol...more
  • Force-Majeure: practical legal consequences15 марта 2017 г.: en 227 марта 2017 г.: en 213 июля 2017 г.: en 2 всего: 151 25.03.15

    Clear contractual terms usually guarantee successful transaction. But sometimes occurring force majeure events negatively impact the parties, who face problems in fulfillment of their contractual obligations. Usually such problems entail additional financial liabilities. The term \"force - majeure\" is commonly understood as “irresistible force\" or \"incidental event\", which impedes the occurrence of counterparty’s performance of contractual obligations. The terms \"incidental event\" and ...more
  • EU-Ukraine Association Agreement -chase has started29 июля 2017 г.: en 129 мая 2018 г.: en 115 августа 2018 г.: en 1 всего: 5 23.03.15

    On the 16th of September, 2014, Ukraine ratified its Association Agreement with the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community as a clear sign of the country’s strive to put an end to the Iron Curtain’s heritage. By aligning Ukraine’s laws and practices with Western standards, the country strives to open its doors and establish a high-class transport & logistics sector.more
  • Setoff of Mutual Claims in Arbitration Proceedings29 мая 2018 г.: en 328 марта 2017 г.: en 211 сентября 2017 г.: en 2 всего: 84 26.02.15

    It is well known that arbitration is the most common means of resolving commercial disputes today. The advantage of arbitration is also lies in the fact that the parties can agree on all details of the consideration of a case. Setoff of homogeneous mutual claims is one of the convenient ways for termination of obligations that may contribute to the settlement of the conflict, if it has already arisen or brewing.more
  • Everything you say may be used against you, or what does the term «Without prejudice» mean20 февраля 2017 г.: en 328 июля 2017 г.: en 33 марта 2017 г.: en 2 всего: 47 25.02.15

    A legal term “without prejudice” is often used in business correspondence. “Without prejudice” means that everything stated in letter marked as “without prejudice” will not be taken into account in the process of settlement of the dispute.more
  • Force-Majeure: Legislative Novelties in Ukraine7 апреля 2017 г.: en 410 апреля 2017 г.: en 411 апреля 2017 г.: en 3 всего: 62 23.02.15

    Clear contractual terms usually guarantee successful transaction. But sometimes occurring force majeure events negatively impact the parties, who face problems in fulfillment of their contractual obligations. Usually such problems entail additional financial liabilities related to logistics, storage and resale or termination of the contract with further compensation of losses incurred.more