As a bailee of goods, a carrier under a voyage charter is liable for loss or damage occurring while the goods are in his charge unless he proves on the balance of probabilities that the loss or damage was not caused by his fault or was otherwise covered by an excepted peril1. If part of the damage is shown to be due to a breach of contract by the claimant himself, however, it seems that on the authorities the burden of proof may be on him to show how much of the damage was caused otherwise than by his
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Millett LJ subdivided types of constructive trust into two categories, distinguishing between:•the constructive trust proper, where equity intervenes to prevent the legal owner from unconscionably denying the beneficial interest of another (known as the institutional constructive trust)•the
This Practice Note covers the legal framework and regulatory guidance to be considered in determining whether an arrangement constitutes a contract of insurance and the possible consequences of carrying on activities relating to a contract of insurance without the requisite regulatory permissionsThe
The roles of nominated officer and money laundering reporting officerA nominated officer is an individual who is nominated by a firm to receive disclosures under Part 7 of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 (POCA 2002) or Part III of the Terrorism Act 2000 (TA 2000)—see Requirement to appoint a
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