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Summerskill on Laytime, 6th Edition
GBP£ 325*
  • Presents a detailed and authoritative statement as to laytime, demurrage, detention and dispatch under English law
  • Offers orientation to newcomers and an overview to experienced practitioners
  • Provides working examples for various calculations, such as demurrage and dispatch
  • Covers English arbitration awards
  • Includes a new chapter on damages for detention
  • Incorporates new commentary on the interplay between claims arising from sale of goods contracts and voyage charters
  • Features new examples of key clauses extracted from a range of charter parties, with commentaries
  • Contains updated commentary on areas such as Liability of bills of lading holders for demurrage, Demurrage and frustration, and Notice of Readiness
  • Covers the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code, brought into force in 2004
  • Provides industry wordings
  • Sets out a glossary of terms used (Voylay Rules 1980 and 1993), in addition to formal definitions drawn from the cases
Contents: • Introduction • Laytime Clauses and Their Effects • Laytime not Fixed • Reaching the Destination • Readiness • Modification of Requirements for Beginning of Laytime • Interruption by Bad Weather • Suspension of Laytime • Relationship of Loading and Discharging Times • Demurrage • Detention, Liability for Demurrage • Damages for Detention • Dispatch
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