Current Offshore and Newbuilding Disputes

The interplay between the lawyer, expert and FDD Club.

The legal perspective:
• Buyer’s delay, prevention principle, termination at common law, refund guarantees

The expert’s perspective:
• Ship inspections
• Latent defects which occur in construction of new builds, particularly related to welding
• The Construction Schedule, build progress, delay
• Documentation relied upon when investigating construction delays

The Club perspective:
• The ambit of FDD cover & factors influencing FDD support

Chair:The Hon. Mr Justice Andrew Baker
Panellists:Sean O’Sullivan QC - 4 Pump Court
Charles Buss - Watson Farley & Williams
Nicola Cox - West of England Insurance Services
Ken Kirby and Brendan Cuffe – Brookes Bell
Venue:Watson Farley & Williams LLP
Appold House
15 Appold Street
Time:6.00pm - 8.00pm
CPD Points:This event is accredited for 2 CPD hours