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Sassoon: CIF and FOB Contracts 6th ed


ISBN13: 9780414058446
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780421918900
To be Published: December 2016
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £295.00



Sassoon: CIF and FOB Contracts explains and analyses the key features of, differences between and issues around Cost, Insurance and Freight (CIF) contracts and Free on Board (FOB) contracts in the sale of goods. Part of the British Shipping Laws Library, the work sets CIF and FOB sales in a commercial and legal context, explaining the global trade environment and legal systems in which they operate.

The 6th edition: 

  • Outlines the rule around the passing of the risk and transfers of property, and exceptions thereto.
  • Defines a CIF sale, the essential elements of its contract and the variants which can exist.
  • Covers shipment, including duties, description of goods, fitness for purpose, quantity, time, place and route of shipment, as well as the ship and destination.
  • Explains bills of lading and other transport documents which may be relevant to a CIF contract.
  • Describes the insurance cover and documents consequent of the use of a CIF contract.
  • Covers other relevant documents, like export licences, certificates and commercial invoices
  • Analyses buyers’ obligations under a CIF sale, including payment, compliance with formalities and the duty to nominate a destination if not fixed by the contract.
  • Discusses the most common FOB variants and their history
  • Explains the duties of the seller regarding delivery, loading, stowing, packaging, documentary duties, bills of lading and export licences.
  • Sets out buyers’ obligations under an FOB sale, covering the duty to make an effective nomination, cost and liabilities under shipping, export and import licences and payment of the price.
  • Covers insurance issues under FOB contracts.
  • Discusses how the doctrine of force majeure and frustration can be used in the context of specific CIF and
  • FOB contract clauses.
  • Explains the various remedies available, including cases of waiver, estoppel, breach, statutory remedies and damages.
  • Addresses difficult questions around conflict of laws, covering jurisdictional and arbitration issues, as well as common law options and the issue of which conventions/regulations determine the law.

Subjects:
Shipping, Transport and Maritime Law
Contents:
The Commercial and Legal Context of C.I.F. and F.O.B. Sales
Risk and Property in the Goods
The Nature of a C.I.F. Contract
Shipment
The Bill of Lading and Other Transport Documents
The Policy of Insurance
Other Documents
Buyers’ Obligations Under a C.I.F. Sale
The Various Types of F.O.B. Contracts
Duties of the Seller: Delivery of Goods and Tender of Documents
Buyers’ Obligations Under an F.O.B. Sale
F.O.B. Insurance Issues
Force Majeure and Frustration
Remedies
Jurisdiction
Governing Law

Series: British Shipping Laws

Brice on Maritime Law of Salvage 6th ed ISBN 9780414051072
To be published October 2018
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
£395.00
Admiralty and Merchant Shipping Court Forms 3rd ed ISBN 9781847037985
To be published October 2018
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
£255.00
Lowndes & Rudolf: The Law of General Average and the York-Antwerp Rules 15th ed
Edited by: Richard Cornah
ISBN 9780414057043
To be published October 2018
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
£335.00
Goods in Transit 4th ed ISBN 9780414062108
To be published October 2018
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
£350.00
Temperley on Merchant Shipping Legislation 8th Ed ISBN 9781847039170
To be published October 2018
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
£295.00
Admiralty Claims ISBN 9781847037206
To be published October 2018
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
£265.00
Kennedy & Rose: Law of Salvage 9th ed ISBN 9780414061064
To be published April 2017
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
£375.00
Carver on Bills of Lading 4th ed ISBN 9780414057425
To be published January 2017
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
£395.00
Marsden and Gault on Collisions at Sea 14th ed ISBN 9780414045750
Published April 2016
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
£325.00
Goods in Transit and Frieght Fowarding 3rd ed ISBN 9780414028401
Published December 2013
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
£325.00
Lowndes & Rudolf: The Law of General Average and the York-Antwerp Rules 14th ed ISBN 9780414028463
Published December 2013
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
£399.00
The Law of Demurrage 5th ed ISBN 9781847031365
Published October 2013
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
£251.00
Kennedy & Rose: Law of Salvage 8th ed ISBN 9780414026698
Published March 2013
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
£298.00
Sassoon: CIF and FOB Contracts 5th ed ISBN 9780421918900
Published February 2012
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Out of print
Carver on Bills of Lading 3rd ed ISBN 9780414048522
Published January 2012
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Out of print
Brice on Maritime Law of Salvage 5th ed ISBN 9780414045798
Published January 2012
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
£475.00
Lowndes & Rudolf: The Law of General Average and the York-Antwerp Rules 13th ed ISBN 9781847030337
Published May 2008
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Out of print
Carver on Bills of Lading 2nd ed ISBN 9780421877009
Published September 2005
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Out of print
Brice on Maritime Law of Salvage 4th ed ISBN 9780421827707
Published April 2003
Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
£150.00
(Second Hand)
£610.00
Singh: International Maritime Law Conventions 3rd ed ISBN 9780420466006
Published June 1983
Stevens & Sons Ltd
Out of print
£50.00
(Second Hand)
Carver: Carriage by Sea 13th ed: Volumes 1 & 2 ISBN 9780420451101
Published June 1982
Stevens & Sons Ltd
£250.00
(Second Hand)
Thomas: Maritime Liens ISBN 9780420460509
Published June 1980
Stevens & Sons Ltd
Out of print
Temperley: The Merchant Shipping Acts 7th ed ISBN 9780420434500
Published June 1976
Stevens & Sons Ltd
Out of print
Out of print
Shipowners
Published May 1967
Stevens & Sons Ltd
£95.00
(Second Hand)
Out of print
Ship Arrest ISBN 9780421964204

Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Publication Abandoned
Maritime Liens 2nd ed ISBN 9780421956506

Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Publication Abandoned