charterparty
a contract in writing under which a person, the charterer, hires or leases a vessel from a shipowner where the intended use is carriage of goods by sea and the consideration is known as freight.

Collins dictionary of law. . 2001.

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  • lay days — the period within which, according to the terms of a charterparty, cargo must be loaded on to or unloaded from a ship. Lay days are described in a charterparty in various ways; sometimes certain days are fixed for loading and unloading. . . .… …   Law dictionary

  • Maredelanto Compania Naviera SA v Bergbau-Handel GmbH — The Mihalis Angelos Court Court of Appeal Citation(s) [1970] EWCA Civ 4, [1971] 1 QB 164 …   Wikipedia

  • bill of lading — A document acknowledging the shipment of a consignor s goods for carriage by sea. It is used primarily when the ship is carrying goods belonging to a number of consignors (a general ship). In this case, each consignor receives a bill issued… …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • cesser clause — A clause in a charterparty (see chartering), inserted when the charterer intends to transfer to a shipper the right to have goods carried. It provides that the shipowner is to have a lien over the shipper s goods for the freight payable under the …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • Фрахтование — (chartering) Наем морского или воздушного судна. Наниматель при этом называется фрахтователем (charterer), а документ, определяющий сроки и условия контракта, носит название договора о фрахте (charterparty). При срочном чартере (time charter)… …   Словарь бизнес-терминов

  • Surrogatum — is a thing put in the place of another or a substitute. [New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary. 1997. Version 1.0.03] The Surrogatum Principle pertains to a Canadian income tax principle involving a person who suffers harm caused by another and… …   Wikipedia

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  • ДОГОВОР О ФРАХТЕ — (charterparty) См.: фрахтование (chartering). Бизнес. Толковый словарь. М.: ИНФРА М , Издательство Весь Мир . Грэхэм Бетс, Барри Брайндли, С. Уильямс и др. Общая редакция: д.э.н. Осадчая И.М.. 1998 …   Словарь бизнес-терминов

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