ITOPF participated in the London P&I Club's annual Istanbul seminar held at the Hilton Bosphorus Hotel on Wednesday 10th June 2015. Mr Garry Stevens, Associate Director at the London P&I Club opened the seminar with a keynote address. Dr Franck Laruelle and Ms Pauline Marchand gave a presentation on ITOPF's role in pollution response illustrated by a case study. Other speakers included Nick Brown from Lloyd's Register who discussed media awareness and managing reputation following a maritime casualty and Çağlar Coskunsu from Cavus & Coskunsu law firm who addressed the issue of pollution fines and criminal consequences of pollution claims in Turkey. The event was attended by approximately 50-60 delegates from the shipping industry including shipowners, P&I Correspondents, lawyers and brokers.
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