The role of Cape Town counsel and contract practices under the Convention
The Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment and the Protocol to the Convention on Matters Specific to Aircraft Equipment (Cape Town Convention) has taken effect in Australia, Ivory Coast, Denmark, Spain, Sweden and the UK. A&L Goodbody has been advising on the Convention for more than 10 years, since it was ratified by Ireland in 2006. We have therefore gained considerable insight on how best to manage the legal and practical issues. Mary Townsend, Senior Associate at A&L Goodbody, talks about the role of Cape Town counsel and contract practices under the Convention.
This article was first published in the Airfinance Journal Guide to Aviation Lawyers (August 2016).