1.- GROUND TRANSPORT – ROAD AND RAIL-
Our attorneys have helped create most of the currently existing jurisprudence in ground transport law, both national and international. The subjects in which we intervene on a regular basis in this field are as follows:
1.Claims deriving from losses, breakdowns and/or delays during national ground transport of goods as well as claims relating to national ground transport of passengers.
2.Claims relating to the CMR Convention.
3.Reports and decisions on contracts and their ground transport clauses and conditions as well as the drafting of ground transport contracts.
4.Affairs related to legal liability limits for ground carriers.
5.Claims relating to postal, funeral and move transport.
6.Claims deriving from cash on delivery cases.
7.Claims relating to hazardous goods road transport.
8.Ground transport contract documentation.
9.Road and rail transport and rolling stock insurance.
10.Claims relating to cold storage ground transport.
11.Financing, leasing, renting and sale of vehicle fleets and rolling stock.
12.Ground transport company acquisitions and mergers.
13.Goods and passenger transport and rail market access concessions and authorisations.
16.Defence before the Courts in cases related to ground transport.
2.- AVIATION LAW-
Velasco & Co. Abogados has in-depth knowledge of the aviation industry as well as the current events that affect it which offers added value when providing advice in this field of law.
The subjects we regularly handle in this field are the following, among others:
1.Claims relating to goods and passenger air transport such as accidents, delays, cancellations and losses.
2.Advising on international transactions, bidding in calls for tenders, drafting contracts...
3.Asset acquisitions, sales, leases (financial and operating) and loans.
4.National and international aircraft embargoes and repositions.
5.Authorisations and permits to create airline companies, line openings.
6.Liability insurance and re-insurance.
7.Financing for aircraft and airport projects.
8.Defence before the Courts in cases related to aviation law.
3.- MULTIMODAL TRANSPORT-
A large number of the cases handled at this firm are directly or indirectly related to multimodal transport which often presents specific legal problems that are many times rather complex.
With the area of multimodal transport, the subjects we regularly advise on are related to the following:
1.Claims deriving from multimodal goods transport (damages, shortages, delays...).
2.Consulting on the drafting and fulfilment of all types of multimodal transport contracts, goods reception, transit and deposit clauses as well as licensing, distribution and franchising agreements.
3.Issues relating to liability limits as applicable to multimodal transport.
4.The transport of goods in containers.
5.Multimodal carrier liability.
6.Civil liability insurance.
7.Defence before the Courts relating to multimodal transport claims.