News

  • Shipping Offshore

    2021

    Always on demand?

    In a decision with potentially far reaching implications for the shipbuilding industry and for guarantees generally, the English Court of Appeal on 23 July issued a judgment addressing what makes a guarantee issued by someone other than a financial institution a "demand" guarantee versus a "see to it" guarantee. The Court rejected the application of a presumption that a guarantee issued by anyone other than a financial institution should be considered a "see to it" guarantee just because of the status of the guarantor.

  • Shipping Offshore

    2021

    Read our Shipping Offshore Update June 2021

    In this Shipping Offshore Update we seek to address the legal developments relating to the shipping and offshore markets

  • Transaction

    2021

    Wikborg Rein has assisted with sale of Nordic Trustee

    Wikborg Rein has advised Altor Fund IV with its divestment of Nordic Trustee to Ocorian.