Publications

Article by Richard Faint. Published in the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Journal
November 2000

This article concerns contracts for the International sale of goods governed by English law, with an arbitration clause providing that the forum is London.  Most commodity and maritime  arbitrations……Commodity Maritime Arbitration in London How the grain trade approaches the problem

Some of our publications:

Problems with inaccurately declared weight in the container trade 

One of the major issues in the shipping industry is ensuring safety. This article draws attention to a particular problem with containerised cargoes, namely, the issue of correctly stating a cargo’s characteristics. more →

Risk Management – so Who is Playing at What?

The term ‘Risk Management’ has now grown to encompass every aspect of business life. This article discusses the implications of management of risk in the performance of contracts relating to goods. One of the conclusions is that there can be no substitute for knowledge and experience of your own business. That should include a thorough understanding of the risks involved in the performance of the contract, not just the risk of physical loss or damage to the goods being sold. more →

Arrest and Detention

Discussion of Arrest and Detention in relation to the 1999 International Arrest Convention. more →

Submarine Forum issue 29

Complete copy (61 pages) of Submarine Forum journal with article by Richard Faint on the commercial implications of the post 9/11 concept of war. more →

Shipping and Trade Law March 2012
Journal including article by Konstantinos Kofopoulos on the insurance law suit between Argo Systems FZE and Liberty Insurance Pte and another. more →

Shipping and Trade Law April 2011

Journal including further article (see also March edition above) by Konstantinos Kofopoulos on the insurance law suit between Argo Systems FZE and Liberty Insurance Pte and another. more →