The Regulations implementing the Work in Fishing Convention 2017 (ILO188), namely the Merchant Shipping (Work in Fishing Convention) Regulations 2018[http://www.Read More
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A vote in mid-December 2013 has resulted in the adoption of the CFP reform as of 1 January 2014. The backbone of the new reform is sustainable fishing; environmentally, economically and socially.
The gradual adoption of the landing obligation, under the new Common Fisheries Policy (CFP), into the European fishing fleet commenced with the pelagic fisheries on 1 January 2015.
Fiona joined Mackinnons in June 2015 as a Trainee Solicitor before then qualifying in 2017. She graduated from the Open University in 2012 with a first class honours Degree in Literature, before Graduating from the University of Aberdeen with an accelerated LLB in 2014 and the Diploma in Professional Legal Practice in May 2015.