Resumption of MOU Inspections
SS&D Jun 19, 2020

One of the many legal provisions enacted since the state of alarm decreed by the Spanish Government as a consequence of the Cvid-19 crisis was the Ministerial Order 258/2020, suspending all MOU inspections of f… Read More

IMO endorses new protocols designed to lift barriers to crew changes
SS&D Jun 4, 2020

The need for ships to change crews and for seafarers to fly home at the end of their periods of service have emerged as two of the biggest challenges facing the shipping industry as a result of the COVID-19 pan… Read More

Crew changeovers needed urgently to support safe flow of commerce by sea
SS&D May 20, 2020

The need for crew changeovers to take place is of the utmost urgency, IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim and shipping industry representatives agreed, during a virtual IMO-industry meeting hosted by IMO (30 April… Read More

LEGAL 500 - EMEA 2020
SS&D May 13, 2020

LEGAL 500, EMEA 2020, has again selected and recognized SAN SIMON & DUCH among the reference law firms in Transport-Shipping. Likewise, as far as the individual recognitions are concerned, our colleagues… Read More

SS&D May 6, 2020

One more year, CHAMBERS AND PARTNERS, in its 2020 edition, has recognized SAN SIMON & DUCH (Band 2) as one of the leading law firms in Maritime Law in Spain. With regard to the individual recognitions, o… Read More