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OW Bunkers bankruptcy - Who has the Maritime Lien?

WFW partner John Kissane discusses US Maritime Lien Law in Seatrade Maritime article

29 June 2015

Watson Farley & Williams New York partner John Kissane explores issues around US Maritime Lien Law in an article in Seatrade Maritime. The article is an analysis of the current maritime lien law and the options for shipowners when their vessels are arrested due to charterers’ unpaid bunker fuel bills, with particular focus on the recent OW Bunkers A/S and its US subsidiaries bankruptcy filings.