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Talks & Seminars

For details of talks and seminars currently offered by members of 7KBW please contact our Marketing Assistant, Chantal Perdreau, at


Topics covered by recent talks include:

Recent developments in shipping law

Contractual damages

Shipbuilding: recurring disputes and how to avoid them

Promises to arbitrate and their enforcement

The modern day arbitrator – expectations and irritations

Rectification: theoretical problems and practical answers

The interpretation of force majeure clauses

The “nuts and bolts” of FPSOs

The Insurance Act 2015

Freezing Injunctions

Security for costs in arbitration (in the context of third party funding)

Assessment of Damages: what benefits caused by a wrong must be brought into account?

Attribution of knowledge

Reinsurers’ liability/obligations at common law and the effect of “follow settlement” clauses.

Insurance and the Misrepresentation Act 1967

Current issues in tort law (remoteness, illegality, contributory negligence, duty of care, economic torts, joint torts, vicarious liability, non-delegable duties of care and various other topics)

Commercial remedies (injunctions, specific performance, termination, damages, declaratory relief and various other topics)

Civil procedure (especially relief from sanctions, judicial bias and recusal, costs, limitation, freezing orders and other interim relief).