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Commencement of Laytime

4th Edition

By Davies Donald

Informa Law from Routledge

368 pages

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Commencement of Laytime is the only in-depth examination and discussion concerning the most important financial aspect of laytime which can affect all voyage charter parties and international contracts for the sale of goods. The information is presented in a style which is readable by ship operators, traders and other lay persons as well as legal professionals.

Table of Contents

Introduction- General Requirements of English Law Chapter 1. Arriving at the Agreed Destination Chapter 2. Special Clauses Relevant to Arriving at the Destination Chapter 3. Breaches of Contract/Damages Relevant to Arriving at the Destination: Implied Terms Chapter 4. Readiness Chapter 5. Special Clauses/Breaches of Contract/ Damages Relevant to Readiness (Including Draught and Bills of Lading and Fault of Owners) Chapter 6. Notice of Readiness Including Relevant Special Clauses and Acceptance of Notice of Readiness Chapter 7. Miscellaneous Matters

About the Author

Donald Davies is a barrister of Gray's Inn, a master mariner, and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and the Nautical Institute.

About the Series

Maritime and Transport Law Library

For academics and practitioners alike, our Maritime and Transport law library offers cutting edge research titles on the whole spectrum of transport law, including shipping, aviation, rail and road. Our authors come from the premier maritime institutions, law firms and chambers across the world and are among the leaders in their fields.

With key texts including the annual conference papers from the prestigious Institute of International Shipping and Trade Law, as well as authoritative and comprehensive texts such as David Glass’ Freight Forwarding and Multi-Modal Transport Contracts Aleka Mandaraka-Sheppard’s Modern Maritime Law.


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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LAW / General
LAW / Maritime