skip to main content
Close Icon

In order to deliver a personalized, responsive service and to improve the site, we remember and store information about how you use it. This is done using simple text files called cookies which sit on your computer. By continuing to use this site and access its features, you are consenting to our use of cookies. To find out more about the way Informa uses cookies please go to our Cookie Policy page.

Global Search Configuration

Refine Results

Clear All

Resources

Show More

Products

Show More

1353 Total results found

Trustees unanimity and inability to bind successors

25 Feb 2015

Cases on trust law can often be of daunting complexity. The issue may revolve around the precise interpretation of a particular document, against a complicated factual background unlikely to have been foreseen either by the settlor or the draftsman.

Executors beneficiaries and IHT penalties

25 Feb 2015

It is the duty of the executors, or other personal representatives of the deceased, to submit an accurate IHT account to the Revenue, and to pay the IHT due.

Correcting errors by trustees

25 Feb 2015

Readers will be well aware that for many years, trustees enjoyed an apparently privileged position, compared to individuals in relation to tax planning.

Selling land for development

25 Feb 2015

The combination of an increasing UK population with a low rate of housing construction has made housing shortages an important political issue.

Shipping and Trade Law

Subrogation to charterparty liabilities – explained at last

04 Mar 2015

The judgment of Teare J at first instance in Gard Marine & Energy Ltd v China National Chartering Co Ltd (The Ocean Victory) ([2015] EWHC 2199 (Comm)) has been criticised both from the insurance (Smiley, (2014) 26 ILM 5 3) and the charterparty perspective (Todd, [2014] LMCLQ 1, who labelled it “very pro-owner”). The Court of Appeal ([2015] EWCA Civ 16) has now reversed that judgment.

Shipping and Trade Law

Insurance Act 2015 – a new beginning or business as usual?

04 Mar 2015

The Insurance Act 2015 received royal assent on 12 February 2015, having been sped through the Houses of Parliament under a special procedure for non-controversial Law Commission Bills.

Shipping and Trade Law

Zhoushan Jinhaiwan Shipyard Co Ltd v Golden Exquisite Inc and Others [2014] EWHC 4050 (Comm)

04 Mar 2015

Shipbuilding – Interpretation of commercial contracts

Shipping and Trade Law

Stellar Ocean Transport LLC v Owners and/or Demise Charterers of the Ship or Vessel “Ruby Star” [2014] HKCA 645

04 Mar 2015

Ship manager claiming sums owed – Sums on running account consisting of maritime liens as well as general debt