Land and Sea Trade

Land and Sea Trade

Marine Trade is one of the most experienced and successful areas of Solmaz Law & Consultancy Office.
We offer you consultancy services such as certification, contract preparation related to national and international cargo transportation, insurance of land and sea vehicles, accidents and collisions, registration and customs procedures with an innovative and result-oriented approach.  In addition;

  • Examination of ship, yacht construction, repair and modification contracts
  • Ship finance, purchase and sale, registration, cancelation and mortgage transactions
  • Arrest of ships
  • Commercial management of the ship
  • Voyage charters, full charters, partial charters
  • Contract of carriage of goods
  • Debts of charters, pledge of claims and right of retention, right of retention related to claims from third parties
  • Time charter agreement
  • Freight contract
  • Calculation of loading time
  • Demurrage time
  • No or incomplete loading
  • Failure of the charterer to provide instructions on loading,
  • Ships owned by commercial corporations
  • Registration of ships in the registry, cancelation, modification of registration records
  • Acquisition of ship’s property, ship hypothec, legal mortgage right of shipyard owner, contractual mortgage right
  • Ship mortgage, joint ship mortgage, ultimate mortgage, foreign currency mortgage, mortgage on securities and construction mortgage, mortgage on ships in built
  • Insurance indemnity on a mortgaged ship
  • Tort liability of affreighter
  • Liability arising from faults of seamen
  • Affreighter’s responsibility for marine pollution, collision, rescue and general average
  • Lawsuits against affreighter
  • Association of shipowners
  • Captain’s responsibility towards the affreighter and third parties
  • Charter party
  • Liability for the defect of the leased, the right to demand and terminate the defect, the transfer of the sub-rent and the right of use, the guarantee of the receivable in case of default
  • Regulation of bill of lading, regulation of marine freight note
  • Disputes arising from the loss and damage of the carrier’s goods or late delivery
  • Disputes arising from transfer and loading to another ship
  • Disputes arising from unauthorized loading on board
  • Limitation of liability of the bearer for unfair deviation
  • Liability of the charterer and the shipper
  • Distance freight and termination indemnity
  • Affreightment agreement for passengers
  • Liability for loss suffered by the passenger
  • Maritime enforcement and bankruptcy proceedings
  • Ship claims, seamen claims, guarantee of ship claims
  • Claims arising from death and injury
  • General average claims, tort claims
  • Provisional attachment of the ship, sale of the ships by compulsory execution
  • Maritime insurance
  • Maritime accidents such as collision, general average, particular average, rescue assistance
  • Claims for compensation for damages to marine and environmental pollution caused by any accident or during the normal operation of the ship, as well as appeals for administrative fines
  • Settlement of cargo loss and damage, compensation cases and other disputes arising from land and air transport
  • Preparation and examination of carriage contracts
  • Incoterm applications and multimodal transports
  • Charter party / lay time / demurrage review and disputes
  • Bill of lading/cargo and freight disputes
  • Land transport, international and inter-city transport
  • Liability of the carrier for the carriage of goods on land, liability of the carrier arising from loss, damage and delay according to CMR; compensation cases filed with loss, damage or delay
  • Reasons requiring reduction or removal of compensation in compensation cases
  • Transport waybill, carrier’s receipt, authorization documents
  • Liability insurance
  • Customs transactions, customs inspection, delivery of goods, import and export customs duties
  • We provide satisfactory answers to legal service requests as soon as possible on the issues of exculpating the carrier from liability, limiting the liability of the carrier, and notices to be made to the carrier.
  • We give satisfactory answers to legal service requests in the shortest time possible, regarding the release of the carrier from liability, the limitation of the liability of the carrier, and the notifications to be made to the carrier.