Ince & Co senior associate Freddy Deplanques reviews French tax and customs legislation relating to yachts, and the scope and extent of changes to the tax legislation in relation to the French Commercial Exemption.
Ince & Co welcomes the inaugural ‘London International Shipping Week – Propelling World Trade,’ 9-13 September 2013.
In this latest employment update, we set out summaries of some of the most important developments in recent months, including the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC), that will enter into force on 20 August 2013.
Ince & Co partners, Jonathan Goldfarb and Peter Measures, and solicitor, Georgina O’Sullivan review the French concept of “force majeure” and its relevance under English law.
Ince & Co partner Jamila Khan has moved to the firm’s Piraeus office.
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.
Date: Tuesday 25 - Thursday 27 June, 2013
Location: Bonhill House, London
Ince & Co partner Fionna Gavin is speaking during the spotlight session on “The Hague-Visby Rules in context: what are the types of carriage covered by the Rules?”. This session will look into the Rules and whether they apply to the contract of carriage, cargo, voyage or stage of the voyage; the application of the Rules by agreement and the most important aspects of the Rules.
Date: Thursday 27 June, 2013
Location: The President Wilson Hotel, Geneva
Ince & Co's international trade and ship finance partners will be speaking at the Marine Money Geneva Forum to be held on 27 June 2013, at The President Wilson Hotel, Geneva. Ince partners will be speaking about finance to the shipping industry and legal issues with Letters of Credit.