Norwegian law firm Simonsen Vogt Wiig shares advice on a wide range of challenges the shipping business faces, due to Covid-19.

In this article from 17 March, SVW sums up and highlights some of the recurring issues they have advised on. This includes chartering and insurances, shipbuilding and sale, and notices to master and crew on board.

In an article from 17 February on the impact of COVID-19, SVW writes about shipping contracts, including force majeure and similar exceptions clauses.

Simonsen Vogt Wiig is established in Singapore and is a gold sponsor of Singapore Norway Innovation Conference (SNIC), which will be hosted 29 September at Singapore Exchange.