Ince & Co is delighted to co-sponsor Superyacht Geneva 2012 on 3 April
International law firm Ince & Co advised Invesco Real Estate and the iii-BVK Europa-Immobilien-Spezialfonds, an institutional real estate fund of Bayerische Versorgungskammer (BVK) on the acquisition of 107 Cheapside for £124 million.
BIMCO's new Guardcon standard contract for the employment of private security guards on commercial vessels, published 28 March 2012 after an intensive consultation and development period, was welcomed by Ince & Co partner Stephen Askins. Stephen was a member of the Baltic and International Maritime Council drafting team that included representatives from the International Group of P & I Clubs, shipowners and insurers.
Golden Ocean Group Limited v. (1) Salgaocar Mining Industries PVT Limited and (2) Mr Anil V Salgaocar  EWCA Civ 265
For a guarantee to be enforceable, the Statute of Frauds 1677 requires it (or a note or memorandum of it) to be in writing and signed by the guarantor or by a person authorised on his behalf.
A team from Ince & Co in London is running a Maritime Piracy Workshop for Private Maritime Security Companies (PMSCs), on Wednesday 21 March. The workshop aims to help meet the due diligence criteria of IMO Circular 1405.
Date: Monday 20 - Tuesday 21 May, 2013
Location: Bonhill House, London
Ince & Co partner Chris Kidd is chairing the seminar and speaking on “Changing the price and delivery date” and “Guarantees and warranty clauses: what they need to contain”. Chris will also be hosting the interactive workshops during this seminar: “Negotiating the contract provisions to control production”, “Changing the price and delivery date, and negotiating the contract provisions” and “Negotiating guarantee and warranty clauses”.
Date: Tuesday 21 May, 2013
Location: Hilton Green Park Hotel, London
Ince & Co partner Ben Ogden is speaking on day two of the seminar on "Dispute Claims". He is also participating in a mock mediation workshop which illustrates some of the problematic wordings that have been discussed during the seminar and how they are best dealt with in the event of a dispute.
Date: Tuesday 21 - Wednesday 22 May, 2013
Location: Windsor Atlantica Hotel, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
London partner Simon Hems is speaking at the conference on “International perspective: Standars practices in the international market and what happends when it all goes wrong”. During this session delegates will look at a comparison between key risk areas and how they are handled by interntational standardforms, e.g. BIMCO contracts, compared to the Petrobras contract and looks into the options for dispute resolution between international parties.
Date: Wednesday 29 - Friday 31 May, 2013
Location: Athenaeum Intercontinental Hotel, Athens
Ince & Co partners Robin Parry, Vincent Xu, Stephen Jarvis along with senior associate Ronan Le Du are hosting a pre-conference workshop on 29 May. This one-day session, themed “Global finance for shipping today” will provide an opportunity to gain a broader and in-depth understanding of the issues relating to global financing market.
Date: Tuesday 11 - Wednesday 12 June, 2013
Location: The Hatton, London
Ince & Co partners Colin de la Rue and Christian Dwyer will be speaking at the seminar on “A review of current global regulatory issues” and “Oil spills from offshore activities”. Colin will also be participating in the industry focus session: The Erika judgment, where the panel will analyse the impact that the judgement may have on the maritime industry.