Transport & Shipping Newsletter 1-2014


Publication edited quarterly in Spanish, Portuguese and English language by the Department of Shipping and Transport Law of Garrigues is focused on the Maritime Law in the EU, Spain and Portugal.

  • I. Important transportation legislation in general state budget law 22/2013, of December 23, 2013
  • II. Creation of the special register of Spanish Fishing Vessels operating outside community waters
  • III. New legislation on recreational sailing and on the special tax on certain means of transportation
  • IV. Roundup: Approval of the maritime shipping bill
  • V. Abolition of the Spanish shipbuilding authority
  • VI. Directive on flag state responsibilities for compliance with and enforcement of the maritime labor convention (MLC), 2006
  • VII. Directive on recreational craft and personal watercraft and repealing directive 94/25/EC
  • VIII. Ship recycling regulation
  • IX. Supreme Court Judgment (Civil Chamber) of December 3, 2013. Sea carriage. Action for liability against a cargo carrier brought by an insurer via subrogation
  • X. Supreme Court Judgment (Civil Chamber) of September 13, 2013. Land transportation. Statute of limitations on an action to recover freight from a freight forwarder
  • XI. Supreme Court Judgment (Judicial Review Chamber) of September 27, 2013. Calculation of reductions for scheduled sea carriage services for passengers to and from mainland Spain


Jesús BarbadilloAbre ventana nueva


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