Pollution of the Sea
the appointed P&I Correspondent, our company often deals with cases
connected with the pollution of the sea with oil products and other pollutants
from vessels. To avoid undue vessel's delay, her detention or arrest we hold
negotiations with authorities persuading them to accept the guarantee issued by
a P&I Club or Insurance Company, where the shipowner's liability is covered,
before indemnity for actual damages is provided.
cases are governed by the Russian Federation "Nature Protection Law",
the RF Merchant Shipping Code, the RF Civil Code, the RF Arbitration Code of
Procedure, as well as ecological bye-laws, and require representing
shipowners' interests in relations with the Ecology and Sanitary Authorities, in
the Harbour Master's and Prosecutor's Offices and at arbitration courts.
The attendant problems are as follows:
To get detailed information on the above question or consultations on a particular case you may contact us.
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