Our Mr. Joseph Tan delivered a presentation about the current developments in the judicial oversight of arbitrations in Singapore at the IBA Maritime & Transport
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Since the introduction of case management, the courts and arbitration tribunals are focusing more on efficiency and how to expedite the resolution of disputes. One
In this edition of Notes from the bar, we discuss the English Court of Appeal’s decision in the case of the Eternal Bliss  Lloyd’s Rep. Plus 122 where it was found that no further damages can be claimed for delays apart from demurrage.
An article jointly published by Mr. M Jagannath of NAU Pte Ltd and Mr. Joseph Tan of JLex LLC debating the advantages of recovering pure economic loss for damage to cargoes under Singapore Law and English Law
In this month’s article, we revisit two old cases where the blockage to the Suez Canal in 1956 led to legal claims being brought by shipping and trade parties.
In this month’s article, we discuss the Singapore High Court decision of PetroChina International (Singapore) Pte Ltd v. Owner and/or Demise Charterer of the vessel “Ocean Winner”  SGHC 8 where the court considered competing considerations of a statutory lien and a moratorium imposed by the insolvency regime.
In this month’s edition of Notes from the Bar, we discuss the recent Singapore High Court decision in the case of Silverlink Resorts Ltd v. MS First Capital Insurance Ltd  SGHC 251 and the implications of ambiguity in dispute resolution clauses
In this month’s edition of Notes from the Bar, we discuss the recent Singapore High Court decision in the case of The Royal Arsenal v The Echo Star  SGHC 200 and the concept of maritime liens.
In this month’s edition of Notes from the Bar, we discuss the Court of Appeal decision of China Coal Solution (Singapore) Pte Ltd v Avra Commodities Pte Ltd  SGCA 81 (the “Judgement”), where we acted for the successful appellant, and the implications of this decision on the determination of when is a contract binding on the parties.
In this month’s Notes from the Bar, we discuss the High Court in Apex Energy International Pte Ltd v Wanxiang Resources (Singapore) Pte Ltd  SGHC 138 which provides a helpful guide as to the calculation of damages that are recoverable by the seller when the buyer breaches the contract of sale.