Gancayco Balasbas & Associates
Mercantile and Contracts
We are also engaged in Maritime / Admiralty / Shipping practice which covers :
Preparation of charter parties, and other kinds of maritime contracts.
Claims : Cargo claims, claims arising out of damages to port installations, marine insurance claims, etc.
Representation before the regular courts, quasi-judicial tribunals and administrative agencies in connection with controversies concerning loans on bottomry and respondentia, liquidation of averages, collisions, etc.
Liaising before the different government agencies, such as the Department of Transportation and Communication, Philippine Coast Guard, Bureau of Customs, Philippine Ports Authority, Marina, etc.
Claims of seamen and/or beneficiaries based on contracts, insurance, torts/quasi-delicts, delicts, and other work related benefits and matters.
All other kinds of problems or contingencies which may arise from shipping operations and maritime employment in the Philippines and in other countries.