The Seafarers (Insolvency, Collective Redundancies and Information and Consultation Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2018 have now been published and will come into force on Friday 13th April 2018. These Regulations will remove a number of preclusions affecting share fishermen, thereby extending the following rights:
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With clients ranging from small fishing vessel owners to multinational corporations boasting a fleet of offshore support vessels, we can provide the advice and support you require, whether you are contracting for the construction of a new vessel, refinancing your assets or instructing repair or modification.
We also have vast experience in the more general aspects of commercial law in the shipping, fishing and offshore industries, including the negotiation and interpretation of charter parties.