International law firm Ince & Co announces the opening of their new office in Monaco on 01 August 2011.
Ince & Co has been named Global Shipping and Maritime Law Firm of the Year at the Who's Who Legal awards. Partner Jonathan Lux was named Shipping and Maritime Lawyer of the Year for the second year in succession.
Ince & Co, the international law firm, has recruited senior lawyer Kunal Kapoor, boosting the firm’s Business & Finance practice in Singapore.
The UK Bribery Act 2010 comes into force on 1 July 2011. Commercial organisations will now be at risk of the corporate offence of failure to prevent bribery, and will need to have “adequate procedures” designed to prevent bribery, which, under the Act, will afford a defence.
This is the latest in our series of updates on international sanctions and should be read in conjunction with the previous updates, which are available in the Our Knowledge section of this website.
Date: Tuesday 28 - Wednesday 29 January, 2014
Location: Marriott Marquis Hotel, New York
Ince & Co partner Nilam Sharma is a panellist discussing “International D&O: What does “football” mean to you?”. The panel will discuss D&O trends outside of the USA and will cover the state of securities litigation in the three most active jurisdictions; Canada, Australia and Europe. This session will examine what is driving the litigation trends and the effect on the international D&O market.
Date: Tuesday 11 - Wednesday 12 February, 2014
Location: 15 Hatfields, London
Ince & Co partner Chris Kidd and senior associate Mark de la Haye will be speaking at the conference on “How is contractual liability addressed in the installation phase of your project?”. This session aims to provide delegates with an understanding of contract risk in terms of the application of liability, how to allocate risk in contract negotiations to ensure responsibility in the event of an accident, dealing with delay and disruption claims arising in the installation phase of the project and assessing how to best protect yourself against claims without resorting to blame shifting.
Date: Wednesday 26 February, 2014
Location: London Hilton Tower Bridge
Ince & Co partners Carol Searle and Ben Ogden will be hosting a pre-conference workshop on the “Legal aspects of export credit and PRI claims”. The workshop will provide delegates with the opportunity to gain an understanding of the legal background to export credit and political risk insurance claims including a discussion of product coverage and guidance on how to establish claims, negotiate disputes and enforce recoveries.
Date: Monday 10 - Wednesday 12 March, 2014
Location: The Hatton, London
Ince & Co partner Fionna Gavin will be speaking at the seminar on “The bill of lading as a contract of carriage”. The conference will provide delegates with an introduction to the Hague, Hague Visby, Hamburg and Rotterdam Rules. The sessions will also explore charterparty terms and what law and jurisdiction applies.