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Commercial Litigation

TRANSFIELD SHIPPING INC v MERCATOR SHIPPING INC INTRODUCTION The House of Lords decision in Transfield Shipping Inc v Mercator Shipping Inc (The Achilleas) [2008] 4

Reducing The Minimum Bankruptcy Period

By Steve McAuley – Australian Insolvency Journal – April > June 2010 The one size fits all approach of the current legislative regime which only

Ship Charter Ruling Makes Waves

The late return of a charter ship to its UK owner has caused a major upheaval in the way breach of contract losses are assessed

Contracts May Not Be That Binding

In difficult economic times, many individuals and companies want to get out of contracts they have signed – particularly contracts that run for months and