Hague-Visby Rules definition

Hague-Visby Rules means the provisions of the International Convention for the Unification of certain rules Relating to Bills of Lading signed at Brussels on 25th August 1924 as amended by the Visby Protocol of 23rd February 1968 and the SDR Protocol of 21st December 1979;
Hague-Visby Rules means the Hague Rules as amended by the Protocol signed at Brussels on 23rd February 1968.
Hague-Visby Rules means the Hague Rules as amended by the Protocol signed at Brussels on 23rd February 1968. It is expressly provided that nothing in this sea waybill shall be construed as contractually applying the Hague-Visby Rules.

Examples of Hague-Visby Rules in a sentence

  • Bill of Lading: Assuming the Congenbill form, either the Hague or Hague-Visby Rules, there will be an express right to deviate under Article IV r4 for the purposes of saving life or property.

  • Likely not This will depend on the terms of the bill of lading pursuant to which the cargo is carried, but generally, assuming that it is a Congenbill form, that either the Hague or Hague-Visby Rules will apply and that there are no seaworthiness issues with any third party vessel, then cargo interests would need to allege that the carrier is in breach of its Article III r2 obligation to properly and carefully load, handle, stow, carry, keep, care for, and discharge the goods carried.


More Definitions of Hague-Visby Rules

Hague-Visby Rules means the provisions of the International Convention for the unification of certain rules relating to bills of lading signed at Brussels on 25 August 1924, as amended by the Protocol made at Brussels on 23 February 1968;
Hague-Visby Rules means the International Convention for the Unification of certain rules Relating to Bills of Lading signed at Brussels on 25 August 1924 ("Hague Rules") as amended by the Protocol signed at Brussels on 23 February 1968 (and, where applicable, the Protocol signed at Brussels on 21 December 1979).
Hague-Visby Rules means the rules set out in Schedule 3 of the Marine Liability Act and embodied in the International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Bills of Lading, concluded at Brussels on August 25, 1924, in the Protocol concluded at Brussels on February 23, 1968 as well as any subsequent protocols;
Hague-Visby Rules means the provisions of the International Convention for the unification of
Hague-Visby Rules means the Hague Rules as amended by the Protocol signed at Brussels on 23 February 1968 (provided that nothing in this Bill of Lading shall be construed as contractually applying the said Rules as amended by the Protocol).
Hague-Visby Rules means the International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules and Law relation to Bills of Lading, signed at Brussels on 25 August 1924 as amended by the protocol signed at Brussels on 23 February 1968 and the protocol in relation to SDRs signed at Brussels on 21 December 1979.
Hague-Visby Rules means the International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules and Law relating to Bills of Lading, signed at Brussels on 22 February 1968 and the protocol in relation to SDRs signed at Brussels on 21 December 1979 or if the Danish, Finnish, Norwegian or Swedish Maritime Code (together ”the Codes”) compulsorily applies to the Carriage then Hague-Visby Rules shall be construed as meaning whichever of the aforementioned Codes has compulsory application to the Carriage.