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LOGY CONFERENCE 2017

LOGY CONFERENCE 2017

The one of the most awaited, popular and widely participated international events in the field of logistics and transport is starting on 9th of February. Like previous years LKOS Law Office is also participating in the Logistics and Transport Conference in...

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Vessel master’s criminal liability – water transport offence

Vessel master’s criminal liability – water transport offence

LKOS Law Office represented the master in a criminal matter where prosecutor sought criminal liability to the masters due to a collision of vessels. The Maritime Court handed down a judgement where all criminal charges against the masters where rejected....

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New company name and office location

New company name and office location

Dear Valued Customers and Business Partners, We are excited to announce that the name of our firm has changed to: LKOS Law Office Oy. Our practice continues as usual and our VAT-number remains unchanged. Our new internet address is www.lkoslaw.fi and...

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Our team succeeds in a maritime case

Our team succeeds in a maritime case

Seafarer has specific rights under Finnish Maritime Code – FINLAND The Finnish Maritime Code has specific rules regarding e.g. jurisdiction, liability and applicability. Therefore to avoid confusion and to protect clients’ interests successfully in any legal proceeding in maritime cases...

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NSAB 2015 effective

NSAB 2015 effective

NEW NSAB 2015 EFFECTIVE – TIME TO REVIEW CONTRACT TERMS BACKGROUND The new General Conditions of the Nordic Association of Freight Forwarders 2015 terms and conditions (“NSAB 2015”) are effective as of 1 January 2016. The NSAB terms and conditions are widely applied...

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Higher overload payments expected – Finland

Higher overload payments expected – Finland

FINLAND – Overload payments are considered to be increased threefold during the year 2016. The Finnish Ministry of Justice has prepared a memorandum that has been sent for a circulation of statements from relevant parties. The proposed amendment is drafted...

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