Category: Maritime Industry

Court Reduces Liability of Party Involved in Assisting in Discharge Operation by Almost 90 %*

In the maritime world, shipowners, charterers, as well as professional operators and managers of vessels can limit their liability under the 1976 London Convention on Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims (“the Convention”). In the case at hand, The English Admiralty Court ruled that the Convention applies not only to professional managers and operators of […]