Posted by on 03. June 2020 in Events, General News

23. June 2020 – 23. June 2020

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Shipping and Trading for Metals traders: review of key shipping, trading and commercial issues

Tuesday, June 23, 2020
2-4pm (CET)

In association with the Lugano Commodity Trading Association (LCTA) and the Zug Commodity Association (ZCA), HFW Partners Sarah Hunt, Sarah Taylor and Michael Buisset, together with Associates Anne-Marie Pearce and Caroline West are pleased to invite you to their webinar on shipping and trading for metals traders.

  • Michael Buisset will open the webinar with an introduction on the general developments on the legal issues in the commodity world following the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Sarah Hunt and Anne-Marie Pearce will then discuss how to protect yourself in sales contracts that are not “back-to-back” in a presentation that will address i) applicable law, ii) the timing of contractual obligations in a contractual chain and iii) quality, quantity and implied terms.
  • Sarah Taylor will then discuss Offtake Agreements: how they work and key drafting issues.
  • The webinar will continue with a presentation by Caroline West on the legal problems presented by Liquefaction.
  • The presentations will be followed by a Q/A session that will allow you to exchange with the speakers on the various topics.


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The Webinar is free of charge.