Place of performance, jurisdiction, applicable law

Article 38: Place of Performance, Jurisdiction and Governing Law.
a) The place of performance of the Freight Forwarding contract shall be considered to be for all parties involved the registered office or the branch office of the Freight Forwarder to which the order to transfer goods is addressed.
b) In the absence of an express exclusive jurisdiction clause in the bill of lading, the competent court for the resolution by any party of all claims arising from or closely connected to the Contract shall be the Court of the Freight Forwarder’s registered head office.
c) Greek law shall apply to the legal relations between the Freight Forwarder and the Customer or his successors.