Sanctions and Shipping – Where are we now?

Introduction:

Sanctions continue to have a real impact on those operating in and around the shipping industry. The regulations remain fast-changing but directly relevant to the day-to-day business of international trade and the carriage of goods by sea. With a continuing focus on Iran and Russia, two speakers will discuss the latest developments and practical impact of sanctions on the shipping sector from both the legal and P&I perspectives.

The Issues for discussion include:

– focus on the impact in the shipping sector of sanctions on Russia
– the latest sanctions developments in Iran
– the practical application of sanctions in the P&I context and the role of the International Group
– how the clubs identify and manage claims involving sanctions issues

Date:17/05/2015
Chair:Simon Rainey QC - Quadrant Chambers
Panellists:Mike Salthouse – Deputy Global Director (Claims) at NEPIA; Chair of the IG Sanctions Sub-Committee
Michelle Linderman – Partner, Ince & Co.
Venue:Clyde & Co
The St. Botolph Building
138 Houndsditch
London
EC3A 7AR
Time:6.00pm - 7.30pm
CPD Points:This event will be accredited for 1.5 CPD points