The Arbitration Act 1996

to serious doubt and (d) it is just and proper in all the circumstances for the Court to determine the question.Criterion (b ... the event i.e. the losing party pays the winner’s costs unless the Tribunal considers it inappropria...

Thailand - Permit to load and discharge dangerous articles

Thailand - Permit to load and discharge articlesThe Convention on Civil Liability for Oil Pollution Damage (CLC) is presently awaiting ratification by the Thai Parliament. However, in the meantime, tanker owners and operators should be aware of Noti...

War risk insurance

reason is that there is also a different scope of the cover as such, i.e., the types of liabilities and losses that fall ... Krigsforsikring for Skib for Norwegian-owned or controlled tonnage, and the Hellenic Mutual War Risk Association ...

Message from the Chief Executive Officer - A focus on the future

Gard News 190, May/July 2008

5/2009: Review of policy years, premium rating for the 2010 policy year, half year status report as at 20 August 2009

The attached Member Circular sets out the decisions made at the recent meeting in Athens of the Board of Directors of Assuranceforeningen Gard.

6/2009: Transfer of direct P&I business to Gard P. & I. (Bermuda) Ltd

At the meetings held in Athens on 24 and 26 October 2009, respectively, the Boards of Directors of Assuranceforeningen Gard - gjensidig and Gard P. & I. (Bermuda) Ltd agreed to transfer a major part of the direct P&I business from Gard Norw...

6/2009 Transfer of direct P&I business to Gard P. & I. (Bermuda) Ltd

At the meetings held in Athens on 24 and 26 October 2009, respectively, the Boards of Directors of Assuranceforeningen Gard - gjensidig ("Gard Norway ") and Gard P. & I. (Bermuda) Ltd ("Gard Bermuda") agreed to transfer a major par...

Press release: Gard makes top management changes

Gard is pleased to announce that it will be making a number of organisational changes in the autumn of this year.

9/2009: Amendments to the Rules for 2010

This circular outlines the amendments to the Rules for Ships and the Rules for mobile offshore units for the 2010 policy year.

10/2009: Regulations of the People's Republic of China on the Prevention and Control of Marine Pollution from Ships

The Regulations will require the "operators" of any ship carrying polluting and hazardous cargoes in bulk or of any other vessel above 10,000 gt to conclude a pollution clean up contract with a PRC Maritime Safety Agency (MSA) approved pollution res...

Press release: Gard rating ‘A', stable from Standard & Poor's

Standard & Poor's Ratings Services (S&P) today confirmed its long-term counterparty credit and insurer financial strength ratings on Assuranceforeningen Gard - gjensidig - and its related core entities as 'A' stable.  

Press release: Gard builds Defence capabilities

Gard announced today that it has recruited Michael Moon, currently a partner at the London-based solicitors, Bentleys Stokes and Lowless, as a Senior Defence lawyer to work in its Oslo office. He will join Gard on the 1st April, 2010.  

Gard News 197, February/April 2010

The February/April 2010 issue of Gard News is now available.

Press release: Gard appoints new managing director for Japan

Gard is pleased to announce that Tadashi Sugimoto will be joining the group's Tokyo office on 20 February, 2010, as managing director of Gard (Japan).

11/2009: Reinsurance Arrangements for the 2010 Policy Year; United States Oil Pollution Cover; Special War Risks P&I Cover

Circular no. 11/2009February 2010To all Members of Assuranceforeningen Gard - gjensidig -  and Gard P. & I. (Bermuda ... Reinsurance Arrangements for the 2010 policy year for P&I entries with Assuranceforeningen Gard - gjensidig - and Gard ...