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Admiralty & Maritime Links - Recent Cases

Lists cases published in the last 6 months


Commonwealth of Australia

13 Mar 2019: Grajewski  v Director of Public Prosecutions (NSW) [2019]  HCA 8 
CRIMINAL LAW – Appeal against  conviction – question of law referred to Court of Criminal Appeal – case stated  – destroying or damaging property – physical element of offence – where  appellant harnessed himself to ship loader – where ship loader shut down due to  safety concerns – where ship loader inoperable until appellant removed – where  no alteration to physical integrity of ship loader – whether property damaged.


United Kingdom

16 Aug 2019: Rashid v Oil  Companies International Marine Forum [2019] EWHC 2239 (QB)

10 Jul 2019: Ark Shipping  Company LLC v Silverburn Shipping (IOM) Ltd[2019] EWCA Civ 1161

12 Jun 2019: Sveriges Angfartygs Assurans Forening (The Swedish Club) & Ors v Connect Shipping Inc & Anor [2019] UKSC 29

22 May 2019: Linda McKeever v Northernreef Insurance Co S.A.

14 May 2019: Boskalis Offshore Marine Contracting BV v Atlantic Marine and Aviation LLP (The "Atlantic Tonjer") [2019] EWHC 1213 (Comm)

14 May 2019: Nobiskrug GmbH v Valla Yachts Ltd [2019] EWHC 1219 (Comm)

2 May 2019: NatWest Markets Plc (formerly The Royal Bank of Scotland Plc) v Stallion Eight Shipping Co SA

29 Apr 2019: The "Maersk Karachi" [2019] EWHC 1099 (Comm)

18 Apr 2019: Aprile SPA and others v Elin Maritime Ltd [2019] EWHC 1001 (Comm)

16 Apr 2019: Pan Ocean Co. Ltd v China-Base Group Co. Ltd & Anor [2019] EWHC 982 (Comm)

10 Apr 2019: Eleni Shipping Ltd v Transgrain Shipping BV [2019] EWHC 910 (Comm)

14 Mar 2019: Glencore Energy UK Ltd & Anor v Freeport Holdings Ltd (The 'Lady M') [2019] EWCA Civ 388

8 Mar 2019: Alize 1954 & Anor v Allianz Elementar Versicherungs AG & Ors [2019] EWHC 481 (Admlty)

22 Feb 2019: Silverburn Shipping (IoM) Ltd v Ark Shipping Company LLC (M/V "ARCTIC") [2019] EWHC 376 (Comm)

21 Feb 2019: Harmony Innovation Shipping Lte Ltd v Caravel Shipping Inc [2019] EWHC 1037 (Comm)

11 Feb 2019: Manchester Shipping Ltd v Balfour Worldwide Ltd & Anor [2019] EWHC 194 (Comm)


New Zealand

26 Mar 2019: New Zealand Maritime Pilots' Association v Director of Maritime New Zealand [2019] NZHC 591


Singapore

30 Jul 2019: Hansa  Safety Services GmbH v The Owner of the Vessel, the “King Darwin” [2019] SGHC  177

4 Jun 2019: Wilmar Trading Pte Ltd v Heroic Warrior Inc (The "Bum Chin") [2019] SGHC 143

24 Mar 2019: The "Yue You 902" and another Matter [2019] SGHC 106

8 Mar 2019: The "Mount Apo" and the "Hanjin Ras Laffan" [2019] SGHC 57


Hong Kong

20 Sep  2019: Bright  Shipping Ltd v Changhong Group (HK) Ltd [2019] HKCA 1062

29 Mar 2019: Li Lian International Ltd and others v Herport Hong Kong Ltd and another [2019] HKCFI 826


South Africa

30 May 2019: Atakas Ticaret VE Nakliyat AS v Glencore International AG (768/2018) [2019] ZASCA 77

29 May 2019: Afgri Grain Marketing (Pty) Ltd v Trustees for the time being of Copenship Bulkers A/S (in liquidation) and Others (797/2018) [2019] ZASCA 67

12 Mar 2019: MFV Qavak: Twende Africa Group (Pty) Ltd v MFV Qavak [2019] ZASCA 9

1 Feb 2019: MV Seaspan Grouse: Seaspan Holdco 1 Ltd v MS Mare Traveller Schiffahrts GmbH [2019] ZASCA 02


United States of America

24 Jun 2019: The Dutra Group v Batterton