Invitation to an LSLC Webinar – Are electronic Bills of Lading the solution? 16th June 2021
LSLC WELCOMES MEMBERS AND OTHER SHIPPING PROFESSIONALS TO THE 6th WEBINAR IN ITS 2021 GLOBAL WEBINAR SERIES
Are electronic Bills of Lading the solution?
The perils and pitfalls of delivering cargo without production of the original Bill of Lading: claims by banks and letters of indemnity.
|Wednesday 16th June 2021 – 14:00 to 15:15 BST|
This webinar is held in association with BIMCO & West P & I
22nd February 2021 – 7.00 to 18.15 GMT
This seminar will discuss the pitfalls experienced by carriers when delivering cargo without production of the original Bill of Lading and whether electronic Bills of Lading provide the solution – a commercial perspective.
Specific issues to be discussed will include:
- Delivery of cargo without production of the Bill of Lading – the legal implications and Club cover (P&I and FD&D/Defence)
- LOI “do’s and don’t’s”
- Electronic Bills of Lading: BIMCO’s initiatives, a cargo trader’s perspective and the Law Commission’s proposed reforms to recognise eBills
Grant Hunter – BIMCO
Nicola Cox – West P & I
Chris Ward – West P & I
Erick Tavares – Vale
Dr Miriam Goldby –Queen Mary University of London