BLG and Ince shrug off downward trend of reported shipping litigation

Harris, Joanne
April 2005
Lawyer;4/25/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 16, p4
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the number of reported shipping litigation cases between 2003 and 2004. It is informed that the number of reported shipping litigation cases dropped sharply between 2003 and 2004--but some firms are still seeing an increase in work. An independent market study shows that in 2004 there were 15 fewer reported cases than in 2003. Shipping firm Barlow Lyde & Gilbert saw the largest increase in reported cases between 2003 and 2004, with the number rising by over 100 per cent, from three to seven. Ince & Co.'s reported cases also grew by four, up to 13.


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