“Elli” And The “Frixos” Golden Fleece Maritime Inc v St Shipping and Transport Inc

Gavin Kealey QC

[2008] 2 Lloyds Rep 119; [2008] 1 Lloyd’s Rep. 262; [2009] 1 All ER (Comm) 908; [2008] 1 All ER (Comm) 497

Gavin Kealey Q.C. acted for shipowners in claim against time charterers concerning effect of change of International Regulations on Shipowners’ obligations under Shelltime 4 form.

Charterparty (Time) – Change in international regulations – Oil tankers chartered under Shelltime 4 form – MARPOL changes restricting vessels’ cargo carrying capacity – Whether loss to be borne by owners or charterers

Date added: September 19th, 2008


Area of Expertise

Shipping, Admiralty & Transport