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P52238 Advanced Bills of Lading
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Advanced Bills of Lading

10 – 11 May 2018, Singapore

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Team Savings: Register 2 Delegates & the 3rd Comes free!

overview

Key Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the types of bill of lading and the commercial, technical and financial obligations of owners, other carriers and charterers
  • Discuss carriers’ charter or liner obligations and know who is responsible for what
  • Know the relevance of Hague / Hague-Visby / Hamburg / Rotterdam Rules and the advantages and disadvantages of each
  • Appreciate the role of port agents and their vital functions and obligations
  • Evaluate the implications of sub-contracting and involving more than one actual carrier – identify responsibility and liability
  • Enforce bills of lading among the relevant parties involved and prevent fraudulent B/Ls

Who Should Attend

  • Shipowners
  • Charterers including Importers, Exporters and Traders
  • Ship Managers
  • Port and ship agents
  • Shipbrokers
  • Freight forwarders
  • Legal advisers
  • Government bodies and representatives

pricing

Packages Price
2 Day Training$3495$3295Early BirdEarly Bird

Register 2 Delegates & the 3rd attends FREE!
Group rate is based on normal rate of 2-day main conference package only.
For Group Registrations, email info@ibcasia.com.sg or call +65 6508 2477

 

  • Special Group Discount pricing is applicable to groups of 2 or more delegates from the same organisation registering for the same event, at the same time.
  • Fee stated is the discounted price PER DELEGATE. Only one discount applies – either the early bird rate OR the Special Group Discount.
  • All fees stated include luncheons, refreshments and complete set of documentation. It does not include the cost of accommodation and travel.
  • A 7% Goods & Services Tax (GST) is applicable to all Singapore based companies for Singapore venue.

Testimonials

“The speaker has the shipping/commercial background, the topic is relevant to my daily work”
Yang Jiu Qing, GM, IMC Shipping Co Pte Ltd

“There is a lot of discussion among the participants. The trainer displays a lot of knowledge and is generous to share”
Jaslyn Ho, Planner, Sumitomo Chemical Asia Pte Ltd

“Quite practical”
Florence Ng Bee Kim, Post Fixture Manager, IMC Shipping Co Pte Ltd

“Trainer provides lots of examples & open to discussions”
Xann Tey, Claim Executive, NYK Group South Asia Pte Ltd

trainer

Jeffrey Blum

Agenda

Day 1

INTRODUCTION TO BILLS OF LADING

  • Commercial and legal functions of a B/L – as a receipt, document of title, transferable contract of carriage
  • Common “labels” for B/L;
  • Relationship between B/L and sale contract

SIMILAR DOCUMENTS

  • Waybills
  • Delivery Orders
  • Mate’s Receipts
  • Electronic Title

THE HAGUE, HAGUE-VISBY, HAMBURG AND ROTTERDAM RULES

  • Overview and their application
  • Rights and Obligations of parties
  • Paramount clauses

ENFORCEMENT OF BILLS OF LADING – PRACTICAL CONCERNS

  • Identifying the Contractual Carrier
  • Identifying the party entitled to sue and be sued
  • Identifying incorporated C/P terms
  • Fraudulent B/Ls

COMMON CARRIAGE RESPONSIBILITIES UNDER BILLS OF LADING

  • The “STARSIN” and “RAFAELA S”
  • Letters of Indemnity

CASE STUDY 1

Day 2

BILLS OF LADING – ISSUE AND CORRECTIONS

  • Procedures for Issuing B/L
  • Switched B/L
  • Problems created by error in B/L
  • Correction or Substitution of a B/L

LETTERS OF CREDIT

  • UCP 500 v UCP 600
  • INCOTERMS 2000 v 2010

THROUGH AND COMBINED TRANSPORT BILLS OF LADING

  • Implications of sub-contracting and involving more than one actual carrier: whose responsibility and liability ?
  • Himalaya clause
  • Multimodal bills of lading – a comparison of through & combined transport bills of lading
  • House bills of lading

WHICH IS THE GOVERNING CONTRACT OF CARRIAGE?

  • Liner Booking Note v Charter Party
  • Effect of Charter Party terms on Bs/L
  • Examples supplied by delegates for discussion

CASE STUDY 2

when & where

10 - 11 May 2018

Mandarin Orchard Singapore, by Meritus
333 Orchard Road, Singapore 238867
Tel: +65 6831 6062 | Fax: +65 6737 3130
Mobile No.: +65 8298 9442
Contact Person: Tan Ai Li
Email: aili.tan@meritushotels.com
Website: www.meritushotels.com

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