Admiralty/Shipping

Marine insurance — cargo policy — no presumption of knowledge merely on ground that information is available online The insured party (“X”) engaged a broker (“B”) to obtain insurance coverage from...
December 2013
The recent case of Fearless I [2013] HKEC 1656 decides that a party who has no valid claim in rem against a vessel but has nonetheless arrested her cannot be reimbursed out of the proceeds of sale...
November 2013
As we wrote in the December 2012 edition of this column, the appeal in Hua Tyan Development Ltd v Zurich Insurance Co Ltd [2013] HKEC 1278 was going to raise important issues regarding the...
September 2013
Whether defendants “in control of” other vessels — summons did not have to challenge jurisdiction on “all or nothing” basis The plaintiff (“P”) agreed to sell to the defendants (“Ds”) bunkers for...
August 2013
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