Insurance


To give you an idea of our scope our clients typically ask us for assistance in the following fields, though our range is wider:

Marine

  • Hull and machinery
  • Liability
  • Cargo
  • Import/export
  • Yachts and races
  • Ship and yacht building
  • Non-Marine

  • Goods in transit, storage or distribution
  • Freight forwarders risks
  • Road transport liability
  • Manufacturing liability and recall
  • Employer liability
  • Liability for real estate owners
  • Commercial real estate
  • Environmental liability
  • Insurance brokers liability
  • General

  • Disputes between underwriters and insured vice versa
  • Insurance policy wordings drafting

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    Industrial


    No port is without is accompanying industrial activities. We advise and help both the suppliers and manufacturers of raw materials as well as the manufacturers of end products. Our help ranges from contractual matters to advice on building and operational regulations, health and safety and the applicable environmental laws.


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    Corporate


    To give you an idea of our scope our clients typically ask us for assistance in the following fields, though our range is wider:

  • Merger and acquisition
  • Articles of association
  • Shareholders agreements
  • Management agreements
  • Share issuance
  • Share and asset sale and transfer
  • Establishment of new companies
  • Restructuring of corporate group companies
  • Planning for and executing end of life sale and settling of business


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    International Trade


    As we started out in international shipping our knowledge of international trade, shipping and insurance law have always complemented each other. Our experience covers the whole supply chain from sale to delivery including every form of transport, loading and discharge, storage and distribution. Our global professional network guarantees that we can offer service for every international transaction.
    Our experience encompasses amongst others:

  • Import and export of goods and services
  • Supply chain contracts
  • Sale or purchase of goods and delivery in different jurisdictions
  • Distribution agreements
  • Agency contracts
  • Issues with international standard contracts like GAFTA, INCO terms, etc.
  • Customs issues
  • Contract disputes
  • Arbitration clauses and conducting arbitrations
  • Enforcement of contracts
  • Issues of applicable law and court or arbitration jurisdiction
  • Enforcement of court or arbitration rulings
  • Cross border litigation


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    Commercial and transactional


    To give you an idea of our scope our clients typically ask us for assistance in the following fields, though our range is wider:

  • Transport- and logistics contracts
  • Commercial terms and conditions
  • Supply of goods and service agreements
  • IT-contracts
  • Distribution agreements
  • Shipbuilding and ship repair agreements
  • Bunker delivery agreements
  • Agency agreements
  • Real estate contracts
  • Lease agreements
  • Confidentiality agreements and non-competition clauses
  • Legally binding or non-binding letters of intention
  • Cooperation and contractual joint venture agreements


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    Health care cooperation


    As a speciality of the corporate law desk Arnout has also specialised in advise and incorporation of various health care professionals in specialised health care centres. Arnout assists these professionals from concept to finished centre, including real estate issues. He also advises in cases of disputes related to these collaborations and disbandment.



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    Shipping and logistics


    To give you an idea of our scope our clients typically ask us for assistance in the following fields, though our range is wider:

    Logistics

  • Multi-modal transport disputes
  • Freight forwarder’s rights and obligations
  • Warehousing and quality disputes
  • Supply chain contracts
  • Distribution contract disputes
  • Port agent and agency disputes
  • Port and terminal development
  • Logistics insurance
  • Wet shipping and admiralty for inland and blue water shipping

  • Cargo damage and recovery, General Average claims
  • Reefer claims
  • Contract of carriage disputes, HR, HVR, RR
  • CMNI related disputes
  • Hull and machinery damage
  • Casualty investigation
  • Collision, COLREGS, towage, salvage damage
  • Wreck removal, Nairobi Convention
  • Limitation of liability
  • Ship and bunker arrest and lifting of arrests
  • Lien on cargo disputes
  • Public authorities investigations
  • Port State Control arrest and port authority investigations
  • Ship related personal injury and health and safety regulations
  • Charter party disputes, BIMCO, TOWCON, etc.
  • Dry shipping

  • Road carriage, CMR, AVC, loss of cargo, damage to truck and trailers
  • Rail carriage, CIM, loss of cargo, damage to trains
  • Terminal operations and damages
  • Warehousing and damages
  • Ship building and ship repair
  • Bunker disputes


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    Hippic and international horse sales


    Ever wanted to own a fine race horse or a thoroughbred? Or do you have clients that do? Then we can advise you on the legal pitfalls and wrangles that come with the sale and transport of valuable horses and cattle. We can help you in this complex international trade both with solid contracts and the application of the right laws and regulations. Especially Arnout will be happy to assist you in this field in partnership with friend and former colleague, Mr Roel C. van Wamel, LLm of Zoom advocatuur with whom he works closely on these kind of transactions.



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