The Hague-Visby Rules at 50

Specific cases that will be considered:

The Aqasia [2018] 1 Lloyd’s Rep 530 – applicability of Art. IV r. 5 to bulk and liquid cargoes
The Alhani [2018] EWHC 2495 (Comm) – Art. III r. 6 in claims for wrongfully delivery
The Lady M [2017] EWHC 3348 (Comm) – Art. IV r. 2(b) and (q) defences in cases of barratry
The Maersk Tangier [2018] 2 Lloyd’s Rep 59 – compulsory application of the Rules where no bill of lading is issued and application of the package limitation to containerised cargoes

Chair:David Foxton QC
Panellists:Jeffrey Gruder QC
Steven Berry QC
Nigel Eaton QC
David Walsh
Venue:Arundel House
cor. Arundel Street and Temple Place
Time:from 6.00pm – 8.00pm
CPD Points:This event will carry 2 CPD points