“Zenovia” Imt Shipping and Chartering GMBH -v- Chansung Shipping Co Ltd

Charles Priday

[2009] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 139; [2009] 2 All ER (Comm) 177

Charles Priday acted in this Commercial Court decision on the effect of redelivery notices under time charters.

Charterparty (Time) — Charterers giving notice of expected redelivery — Owners fixing vessel’s further employment based on expected redelivery date — Charterers subsequently giving second notice with later redelivery date — Whether charterers precluded by promissory estoppel from resiling from first notice — Whether charter contained implied term that charterers would not deliberately prevent original redelivery date being met.

Date added: April 8th, 2009


Area of Expertise

Shipping, admiralty & transport