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Dec 05
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09:00 - 09:30 30 mins
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Morning coffee
09:30 - 09:45 15 mins
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Chairman's review of day one
  • Bob Deering - Partner, BDM LAW LLP
09:45 - 10:20 35 mins
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Arresting a ship due to loss of damage to a cargo
  • Reinier van Campen - Partner, Wiersma Mensonides
  • How to make a claim
  • Liability assessment
  • What is the leverage of an arrest?
10:15 - 11:00 45 mins
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What are the alternatives to ship arrest?
  • Adnan Mohammed - Senior Vice President, DVB Bank
  • Restructuring debt
  • Other credit options
  • Weighing up the costs implications against arrest
  • How can lenders best protect themselves?
11:05 - 11:35 30 mins
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Networking coffee break
11:35 - 12:05 30 mins
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Managing counter party risk in bunkering
  • Mathias Steinø - Attorney, Hafnia Law Firm
  • How to avoid risk
  • Ensuring a focus remains on existing traditional risks
  • Dealing with OW risk in the future
12:05 - 12:35 30 mins
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How should a bunker supplier best secure their credit?
  • Mohammed El Hassan - Legal Manager, Monjasa A/S
  • Best practice to secure a bunker claim
  • How to secure unpaid bunker bills?
  • How to proceed with arrest during judicial sale?
12:35 - 13:35 60 mins
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Networking lunch
13:35 - 14:05 30 mins
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Latest New York cases
  • Michael Frevola - Partner, Holland & Knight

Hear from our experts on the cases they have been involved in since the OW Bunker insolvency

14:05 - 14:35 30 mins
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What are the consequences for crew during ship arrest?
  • G. Robert Toney - Chairman/Founder, National Maritime Services
  • Implications of crew claims
  • Making decisions about crew safety, wages and future of the vessel
  • Insurance coverage for crew
  • Review of needed Insurance during arrest
  • Verification of and Issues with current coverage
  • Case study
14:35 - 15:05 30 mins
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Evaluate P&I clubs’ offers of an alternative security for release
  • When do P&I clubs provide a guarantee?
  • Advantages and disadvantages of securities
  • Agreeing the wording of securities
15:05 - 15:35 30 mins
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Networking coffee break
15:35 - 17:05 90 mins
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Ship Arrest Practical Scenario
  • Michael Frevola - Partner, Holland & Knight
  • Mathias Steinø - Attorney, Hafnia Law Firm
  • Lawrence Teh - Partner, RODYK & DAVIDSON LLP
  • Bob Deering - Partner, BDM LAW LLP

This session will lead attendees through the practicalities of arresting ship. 

17:05 - 17:15 10 mins
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Take home target session and Chairman’s summary
  • Bob Deering - Partner, BDM LAW LLP
17:15 - 17:15 0 mins
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Close of seminar