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12 - 13 September 2018
The Hallam Conference Centre,

OSV Chartering Contract Management Seminar

Learn how to devise smarter contracts and agree better terms


The OSV Chartering Contract Management seminar is worth 12 CPD points.

Agenda talking points

A review of Supplytime 2017 in practice, one year on

Find out what the uptake has been like on the new contract and the key differences between Supplytime 2005 and 2017 

Practical legal workshops

Workshops looking at negotiating and amending an OSV chartering contract.

Interactive sessions based on real life examples such as an OSV charter termination focusing on the problems encountered and the solutions applied

Brokering revealed

Consider the role of the broker in ensuring that the deal gets done and where they add value to the process

Terminating contracts

Examine the procedures for terminating a charterparty and the consequences for both parties. Learn about the early termination for cause under English law and also terminating OSV new build contracts. 

Insurance insights

Learn about the interplay of insurance and indemnity, get up to speed on insurance clauses and understand the allocation of risk 

Offshore market analysis

Receive an update on charter rates, ship values and business opportunities for the offshore market to survive the market downturn 

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand the consequences of increased counterparty risk and how to deal with them
  • Learn about the practicalities of amending agreements
  • Find out about Supplytime 2017 in practice – who has been using it?
  • Learn about insurance issues and the interplay of insurance and indemnity
  • Examine procedures for termination of contracts and payment of hire
  • Receive detailed analysis of knock for knock
  • Examine the soft market conditions and impact of allocation of operational risk
  • Gain OSV owner feedback on contracts in practice



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The event is CPD affiliated!

The OSV Chartering Contract Management seminar is worth 12 CPD points.

Informa UK Ltd is an accredited trainer with the Solicitors Regulation Authority.

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