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Comprehensively Yachts June 2022

June 22|

Comprehensively Yachts:

Industry Briefing

Our yacht team remains busy on all fronts; however, the impact of Russian sanctions has been felt everywhere. Supported by our global regulatory team, we have been actively advising, often on an extremely time pressured and sensitive basis, a wide cross-section of stakeholders in the yachting industry on the application of the complex international framework of sanctions related rules and regulations and the mitigation of their impact on their businesses and operations. It is therefore natural that we begin this briefing with an overview of the international Russian sanctions framework and its impact on the yachting industry.

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Comprehensively Yachts Winter 2021

December 21|

Comprehensively Yachts:

Industry Briefing

The yachting industry continues to boom on all fronts and the volume of new building contracts, design contracts and sale and purchase transactions handled by the HFW yacht team shows no sign of abatement. We have been involved in a significant proportion of the largest new building and sale and purchase projects to come to market in 2021 and, though there are concerns in some quarters as to the sustainability of the current market, for now at least it remains all hands on deck to service demand.

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Comprehensively Yachts Summer 2021

July 21|

Comprehensively Yachts:

Industry Briefing

Though the 2021 Mediterranean yacht season may have been a little late in its start, it appears that yacht ownership is as popular, if not even more popular, than ever. Whether you are new to the industry or an old hand, there will be something of interest to you in the following compilation of topical and legal developments affecting the yachting industry.

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Comprehensively Yachts Dec 2020

December 20|

Comprehensively Yachts:

Industry Briefing

From new environmental requirements and the potential impact of Brexit on VAT arrangements, to the use of yachts as film locations and the protection of crew personal data, the 6th edition of Comprehensively Yachts provides an overview of some of the issues encountered over the past few months, and those anticipated for the new year.

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Covid-19 Industry Briefing

March 20|

Comprehensively Yachts:

Industry Briefing

In our latest industry briefing the HFW yacht team consider some of the key issues being encountered by clients coping with the repercussions of the unprecedented COVID-19 outbreak.

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2019 Industry Briefing

December 19|

Comprehensively Yachts:

Industry Briefing

At the end of a landmark year for our yacht team and another busy year for the yachting industry as a whole, we are pleased to publish our latest yachting industry. In this issue we provide an overview on yachting in Australia and the UAE, as well as analysis on the Poseidon Principles, lithium-ion batteries and Mortgagees Interest Insurance.

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The 2019 Mediterranean yachting season is underway

June 19|

Comprehensively Yachts:

Industry Briefing

With the Mediterranean yachting season beginning, the HFW yacht team analyse some of the latest developments to affect the yachting industry. Topics covered include environmental regulations, new leasing arrangements in Malta and Brexit.

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Market Briefing

September 18|

Comprehensively Yachts:

Industry Briefing

With the 2018 Mediterranean yacht season fast closing and attention turning to the yacht shows and winter cruising grounds, we publish our latest market briefing covering a range of topical subjects from the transport of yachts, developments in Panama and US flagging, the threat of super storms, clarification of French social security law, our regular casualty focus and the implications of recent high profile casualties for the insurance market.

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Getting prepared for the 2018 yachting season

May 18|

Comprehensively Yachts:

Industry Briefing

With the early season yacht shows over and thoughts turning to summer cruising, now is the time for those in yachting to consider both recent changes and possible challenges ahead.

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