Piraeus 2023

Quadrant Chambers Annual Piraeus Shipping Law Seminar - 10th Anniversary!

Time: 3:30 PM - 6:15 PM EET
Venue: Piraeus Marine Club
Akti Miaouli 51


We were delighted host our 10th Annual Quadrant Chambers Piraeus Shipping Law Seminar, which comprised of the following talks:

Session 1: A Changing Past – Are Traditional Doctrines Still Valid?

A series of short talks :

  • Mishaps and Misdelivery; The “GIANT ACE” [2023] EWCA Civ 569 and other misdelivery issues – Simon Rainey KC and Lydia Myers
  • The Trouble with Liens over Sub-Freights – Chirag Karia KC
  • Unicredit Bank A.G. v Euronav N.V. – Court of Appeal judgment in respect of misdelivery claims under Bill of Lading contracts – Rob Thomas KC

Session 2: Tomorrow’s Brave New World Today?

A panel discussion on issues the sector is facing which are likely to be the legal problems of tomorrow.

  • Decarbonisation – the changing regulatory environment and greener shipping – Poonam Melwani KC
  • Lithium-ion battery transportation risks – Nigel Cooper KC
  • Arbitration Act Reforms – Paul Henton
  • The impact of the Electronic Trade Documents Act 2023, in force since 20 Sept 2023 – Thomas Macey-Dare KC

Thank you so much to everyone who came. Until next year!