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Leontine Mathew

Leontine Mathew

Solicitor Advocate

CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
Cannon Place
78 Cannon Street
United Kingdom
Languages English, Dutch, German

Leontine Mathew is an Associate and Solicitor Advocate  in the Infrastructure, Construction and Energy Disputes Team.

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  • 2013 – Legal Practice Course, University of Law, London
  • 2012 – Law LLB, King’s College London, London
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Oil & Gas: Un­wit­ting ‘on-de­mand’ bond by guar­ant­or
In Ru­bicon Vant­age In­ter­na­tion­al PTE Ltd v Krisen­ergy Ltd [2019] EWHC 2012 (Comm), the Com­mer­cial Court de­cided that the spe­cif­ic word­ing of a ‘char­ter­er guar­an­tee’ res­ul­ted in as­pects of it be­ing treated akin to an on-de­mand bond rather than a co-ex­tens­ive.
Oil & Gas, Com­mod­ity / Goods Sales and In­fra­struc­ture: Guar­an­tees...
The Com­mer­cial Court re­cently re-em­phas­ised in Longulf Trad­ing (UK) Ltd v Niyazi Onen Gida SAN AS & An­or [2019] EWHC 1573 (Comm) the im­port­ance of prop­erly com­ply­ing with the terms of a guar­an­tee when mak­ing a de­mand there­un­der.
Oil & Gas: Bunker Sup­ply Con­tracts Re­vis­ited
In Cock­ett Mar­ine Oil DM­CC v Ing Bank NV & An­or [2019] EWHC 1533 (Comm) the Com­mer­cial Court dealt with the latest round of the OW Bunker saga. (See, for ex­ample, our Law-Now from 2016 on PST En­ergy 7 Ship­ping LLC and an­or.
Oil & Gas: Ab­sence of send-or-pay clause does not ne­ces­sar­ily avoid...
In Feb­ru­ary 2018, al­most three and a half years after the Re­quest for Ar­bit­ra­tion was is­sued, an award was rendered in one of the most high value ar­bit­ra­tions this past year. The over 1,000-page award in SCC Ar­bit­ra­tion No.
Oil & Gas: Scope of Force Ma­jeure Clauses in Ye­men PSAs
Force ma­jeure clauses typ­ic­ally ex­cuse li­ab­il­ity for, or sus­pend per­form­ance of, con­trac­tu­al ob­lig­a­tions on the oc­cur­rence of a spe­cified event. In the re­cent case of Gu­jar­at State Pet­ro­leum Cor­por­a­tion Ltd et al.