Expert evaluation of vessel and shipowner
- Legal evaluation of corporate and vessel documents on their correspondence to requirements of national and international law in relation to deals of sale and purchase of vessels, including requirements of classification, registration, customs procedures, licensing, tax duties and payment. Evaluation includes assessment of documents and their conformity with demands of state port control (Paris, Tokyo Memorandums, costal guard demands).
- Legal evaluation of draft of contract for sale and purchase of vessel (Memorandum of agreement), of building and construction of the vessel in the light of their correspondence to requirements of law and interests of the client including issues of non-fulfillment of obligations. Identification of weaknesses and legal risks in the contents of contract.
- Advice on individual issues of handling of property rights for a certain vessel, classification, registration, customs procedures, licensing of carriage of goods, safety management of navigation.