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CHAPTER 2 The Formation of a Bareboat Charter

Bareboat Charters

2 The Formation of a Bareboat Charter 2.1 No special form is required for a bareboat charter. The normal rules of the English law of contract as to offer and acceptance, intention to create legal relations and consideration thus apply. 1 However, judicial doubt has been expressed as to whether a bareboat charter can be constituted except by a document in writing. In the case of William Cory & Son Limited v. Dorman Long & Co Limited , 2 Slesser LJ said as follows:

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