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4th Edition

Commencement of Laytime

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ISBN 9781843115304
Published May 17, 2006 by Informa Law from Routledge
368 Pages

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Book Description

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

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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.