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OVER COMMISSIONAIR-EXPEDITEURS, RETENTIERECHT EN DE NIEUWE PANDWET

Over de “Wet van 11 juli 2013 tot wijziging van het Burgerlijk Wetboek wat de zakelijke zekerheden op roerende goederen betreft en tot opheffing van diverse bepalingen ter zake” (in het kort: De (Nieuwe) Pandwet) zijn al vele werken verschenen. De Wet is – na vele uitstellen – eindelijk in werking getreden op 1 januari […]

Hanjin Shipping Co Ltd files for receivership – consequences for shippers (a Belgian point of view)

The possible bankruptcy of carrier Hanjin Shipping would have serious consequences for shippers as terminal operators are relying on their right of retention / pledge on the containers which they are currently retaining at their respective terminals. Reuters article Nieuwsbladtransport article Several Belgian receivers have already received confirmation from Belgian terminal operators that due to […]