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  • BIMCO revising Dispute Resolution Clause
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    BIMCO revising Dispute Resolution Clause

    2019-12-11T11:20:00Z

    BIMCO’s Documentary Committee has agreed to revise and simplify its Dispute Resolution Clause.

  • Hill Dickinson makes senior appointments
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    Hill Dickinson makes senior appointments

    2019-03-19T10:00:00Z

    Maritime law practice Hill Dickinson has made a series of high-level appointments.

  • Wikborg Rein adds three
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    Wikborg Rein adds three

    2018-12-21T11:50:00Z

    International law firm, Wikborg Rein has appointed Renaud Barbier-Emery and Jonathan Goldfarb as partners, and Ina Lutchmiah as a senior lawyer. 

  • Verdicts announced in fraud trial
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    Verdicts announced in fraud trial

    2018-11-28T14:45:00Z

    On November 27, verdicts were announced at the UK's Southwark Crown Court regarding logistics activities relating to ConocoPhillips' Jasmine North Sea oil exploration project.

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    Industry seeks clarity ahead of Sulphur 2020

    2018-10-03T17:00:00Z

    A survey conducted by global shipping consultancy Drewry reveals that there is considerable unease among global shippers/beneficial cargo owners (BCO) and freight forwarders ahead of the IMO’s sulphur 2020 emissions regulations.

  • FROM THE MAGAZINE: Navigating changes to anti-bribery enforcement
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    FROM THE MAGAZINE: Navigating changes to anti-bribery enforcement

    2018-06-11T14:00:00Z

    With the US Department of Justice providing incentives for companies to voluntarily disclose any corruption they uncover, there is a stronger reason for companies to self-police, explains Robert Clark of TRACE International in HLPFI's July/August edition.

  • Germany set to increase HGV tolls
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    Germany set to increase HGV tolls

    2018-05-25T16:30:00Z

    The German cabinet has passed the fifth Federal Road Toll Act (Bundesfernstraßenmautgesetz). Starting January 1, 2019, there will be an increase in the tolls imposed on heavy goods vehicles (HGV).

  • IMO reaches landmark GHG agreement
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    IMO reaches landmark GHG agreement

    2018-04-13T00:00:00Z

    Delegates at the International Maritime Organization's (IMO) 72nd Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC 72) have agreed on a greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction strategy for the international shipping industry.

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    Calls for carriage ban of non-compliant fuels

    2018-01-23T00:00:00Z

    Environmental organisations have teamed up with international shipping associations to call for a carriage ban of non-compliant marine fuels when the global 0.5 percent sulphur cap takes effect in 2020.

  • Transformative year ahead for ports
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    Transformative year ahead for ports

    2018-01-05T00:00:00Z

    International law firm Ince & Co has advised port operators to expect a year of transformation in 2018.

  • BIMCO advises cautious optimism
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    BIMCO advises cautious optimism

    2018-01-05T00:00:00Z

    The Baltic International Maritime Council (BIMCO) has warned that while 2017 was a year of change, much of it for the better, a cautious approach is still needed for 2018 to maintain the progress already achieved.

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    AAPA pleased with final tax bill

    2017-12-22T00:00:00Z

    The US Congress has passed the final Tax Cuts and Jobs Act legislation, including provisions related to tax-empt bond financing and wind energy production tax credits.

  • BIMCO boss extends contract
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    BIMCO boss extends contract

    2017-12-08T00:00:00Z

    Angus Frew will extend his contract as secretary general and ceo of the Baltic and International Maritime Council (BIMCO) to the end of 2022.

  • Are you GDPR prepared?
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    Are you GDPR prepared?

    2017-11-13T00:00:00Z

    Across the European Union, new data protection legislation, due to come into force on May 25, 2018, aims to reshape the way organisations across the region approach data privacy.