News items in 2015
3 Feb 2015
Standard Bulletin: Post-board Special Edition, February 2015
The club board, and the boards of its principal subsidiaries, met in Dubai on 27 January 2015. The club’s class General Meetings were held on the same day. On the previous day, meetings of the board’s three committees – Nomination and Governance, Strategy, and Audit and Risk – took place. We report on these in this bulletin special edition.
29 Jan 2015
Web alert: Turkish Pollution Fines increase in 2015
Environmental law no. 2872 decree (2015/1) has increased the tariffs for Turkish pollution fines by 10.11%. The new tariffs will be applicable to pollution incidents from 1 January 2015 until 31 December 2015.
28 Jan 2015
Web alert: the pitfalls of using the outdated LMAA Small Claims Procedure
The present version of the terms - the LMAA Small Claims Procedure 2012 - is usually the version incorporated into most agreements or charterparties, either explicitly or by referring to the terms ‘in force at the time the dispute arises’. There are, however, instances where previous versions of the SCP have been agreed, such as the SCP 2006 or even the SCP 2002.