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On Tuesday 1 December 2015 the Supreme Court will hear the appeal of NYK Bulkship (Atlantic) NV v Cargill International SA regarding whether conduct of cargo sellers or receivers which occasions the arrest of a vessel can, for the purposes of an exception in an off-hire clause of a time charter, be conduct “of the Charterers or their agents”, irrespective of whether such conduct takes place in performance of the Charterers’ obligations under the charter. It will be heard in Court 2 from 10.30am and will continue on Wednesday. Continue reading »