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HFW Seminar: Maritime passenger transport: what new challenges?

At the end of the year and almost a year after the sinking of the "Costa Concordia", two new European Regulations concerning the rights of passengers travelling by sea and inland waterway and maritime liability of carriers of passengers accident will enter into force.


06 Dec 2012




HFW will be hosting a seminar to review the new regulation and the implications they may have for industry professionals. HFW Partner, Stephanie Schweitzer will speak on maritime law, transportation of passengers and tourism.

Topics will include:

  • The scope of the new legislation
  • The responsibility and compensation to passengers
  • The obligations of insurance
  • The strengthening of passenger rights in the event of delays and cancellations

If you have any queries regarding this seminar or to register your interest in attending, please contact us at

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