Labour claim /Representative’s liability

A seafarer, employed onboard a vessel by virtue of an employment agreement entered into with the ves­ sers managds representative, sued for unpaid amounts. He sued the owner, the manager, and two individuals as manager,s consecutive representatives. The Court found all defendants were liable. Apart from the owner, joint and several liability applies for the […]

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Legal Opinion – Marine Insurance – Subrogation

Insured party sustained a damage from a peril insured against and received insurance remuneration.It then sued the guilty party. The latter alleged that claimant was not entitled to sue, since they had received insurance remuneration.According to their view, the underwriters could only sue, applying the doctrine of subrogation.The court examined, under the light of applicable […]

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Legal Opinion – Marine Insurance -Terms Beyond Insurance Request

A yacht was insured pursuant relevant request. Institute Yacht Clauses applied, providing among other terms, that repairs should be effected by maker or his representative or authorized repairer. Insurance remuneration claim having arisen, the Insurers denied payment for breach of above clause. The owner sued alleging that such clause was not within the insurance request. […]

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