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4th - 5th December 2017
Hallam Conference Centre,

Ship Arrest Seminar

Thank you to everyone who attended in 2016.

Take a look at the photos of 2016's seminar by clicking the highlights button.

Explore the legal and commercial complexities of ship arrest today

Attend this seminar to:
  • EU Trans-border ship arrest - the possibilities and limitations
  • Be guided through the processes of arresting a ship, discussing key considerations regarding the strength of claims, jurisdiction choices and post-arrest ship management 
  • Receive operational advice for global ship arrest hot spots
  • Explore the perspectives of typical claimants and find out why they arrest, and what leverage they look for
  • Map the process of arresting a ship, from making the decision to what actions to take after the arrest
  • Assess how else you can gain security for a claim
  • Examine how ship owners can minimise their exposure to risk
Ship Arrest global hot spots: Receive the latest jurisdictional advice

Our international legal advisors will offer practical and operational advice on the advantages and disadvantages of arresting in their particular jurisdictions including:

  • Singapore and other Asian jurisdictions
  • China
  • India
  • South Africa
  • Netherlands
  • USA
  • France

Benefit from our spotlight sessions addressing
  • Comparison of freezing orders and ship arrest 
  • Maximising your potential of the right to arrest including loss of damage to a cargo
  • Negotiating security for release from arrest: what are the best options of acceptable guidance?
  • The consequences for the crew during ship arrest
  • Banks: Why they make a claim and alternative options
  • When ship owners file for bankruptcy
  • What are the alternatives to ship arrest
  • How should a bunker supplier best secure their credit?
  • Managing counter party risk in bunkering

Be updated on the OW Bunker crisis and Hanjin, where are we now?

  • Discuss the latest industry implications and lessons learned
  • Assess the implications for ship owners of the Supreme Court upholding the Court of Appeal decision in the Res Cogitans OW Bunker UK test case
  • Hear from our experts on the leading cases they have been involved in since the OW Bunker insolvency

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