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Juridical protection

Juridical protection

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Legal protection A team of specialist legal advisers on hand to offer you information and support.

We can help with:
  • disputes which you have to handle in your capacity as a boat owner, and in particular in the event of disputes relating to latent defects, the seller, the buyer, the loan provider, etc;
  • disputes relating to maintenance work done by a service provider, wintering by a private company, or the transportation of your boat;
  • disputes which may arise with your neighbouring boat owners and in the event of a dispute linked to your mooring ring;
  • disputes relating to leaving your pet in professional care during a cruise.
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Standard legal protection

Premium legal protection

Services

Legal information for your family

Unlimited information on any legal matter, just a phone call away

Legal assistance in the event of a dispute

Attempt to settle the matter out of court and cover for legal costs with free choice of lawyer. Find out more by contacting our legal advisers on +339 69 32 96 88

Administrative support

Not covered

We offer help with any administrative procedures, in particular if you need to register your vessel in France or request a permanent berth, if you need a template contract for hiring out your boat, help with any procedures to obtain your boating licence, or with drafting administrative and / or contract termination letters, etc.

Cover

Consumer issues

Disputes relating to latent defects, disputes with a seller, buyer, financing organisation, a representative in charge of a sale, a fuel supplier, etc. If the insured boat is sold, cover remains in place for 12 months following the sale for any dispute with the buyer, or for any dispute resulting from putting it up for sale.

Maintenance

Disputes relating to service providers working on the boat, wintering or a private company transporting the boat.

Criminal issues

Cover for your defence if legal action is taken against you in relation to a fine or an unintentional offence. Examples: breach of trust, fraud, false advertising or unfair terms, contesting a booking by the maritime police.

Neighbourhood issues

Not covered

Disputes which you may encounter with neighbouring boat owners, in particular abnormal neighbourhood disturbances or damage.

Administration

Not covered

Disputes with semi-public companies and public ports in the event of a dispute linked to your berth.

Pets

Not covered

Disputes linked to putting your pet into care during a cruise.

Fees and expenses cover ceilings inc. VAT for standard and premium options

Legal protection cover

Maximum amount (up to €16,000 per dispute and per insured year)

Legal defence fees (free choice of lawyer)

Out of court settlement agreedi

€275

Assistance and expertise

€300 for the first time
€100 for any following times

Prelitigation administrative appeal

Legal representation before an administrative, civil or disciplinary commission

Out-of-court settlement brought to completion

€440 per case

Successful mediation or arbitration having been recorded by the judge

Emergency interim proceedings and motion

€440 per ruling

Local magistrate

€375 per case

Police court / Criminal defence

€375 per case

District court (and equivalent courts)

€572 per case

Crown court (and equivalent courts)

€825 per case

Court of Appeal

€935 per case

Crown court, Supreme court, Council of State

€1,650 per case

Expert fees

Joint expert assessment

€900

Legal expert assessment

€3,000

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Legal Protection cover is underwritten by Solucia PJ.