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Registration of the first Commercial Mega Yacht under the Cyprus flag

Last May, the Department of Merchant Shipping introduced the new type of “Commercial Yacht” which applies to large yachts not used for private pleasure. Our...

Registration of vessels under Cyprus flag

This guide is intended to give the reader a basic overview of the law governing the registration of vessels under the Cyprus flag and the...

Yachts - p1
Maritime and Statutory Liens: can the ‘guilty’ vessel be sold in executing a judgment?

The Admiralty jurisdiction of the High Court of Cyprus can be invoked for both in personam and in rem actions. Judgments against physical or legal...

Yachts - p3
Yacht Leasing Agreement – An Appealing VAT Regime

On 11th September 2014 by its Circular 188, the Tax Department amended its policy on the leasing of pleasure yachts. The Tax Department has reduced...

Arrest of Vessel
Δικαιοδοσία Ναυτοδικείου και Σύλληψη Πλοίου

Το θέμα της χορήγησης διατάγματος σύλληψης πλοίου, συνιστά θέμα το οποίο ανάγεται στη διακριτική εξουσία του Ανωτάτου Δικαστηρίου στη δικαιοδοσία του ως Ναυτοδικείο, η οποία...

Arrest of Vessel / Σύλληψη Πλοίου

In the admiralty case number 32/2014 between (1) Interbunker Management Ltd, (2) Novoil Ltd v. m/v “BARIS”, our Law Firm, which succesfully represented the Plaintiffs...

The Protection of Cyprus Ships against Acts of Piracy and Other Unlawful Acts Law of 2012 (Law 77(I) of 2012)

According to the Department of Merchant Shipping of Cyprus: “The Cyprus registry today, ranking tenth among international fleets – with 1,857 ocean going vessels of...

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