Article 797. Claims and claims for the carriage of goods.
1. Before filing a claim with a carrier arising from the carriage of cargo, a claim must be presented to it in the manner prescribed by the relevant transport charter or code. 2. A claim against a carrier may be filed by the shipper or consignee in the event of a carrier’s complete or partial refusal to satisfy the claim or non-receipt of a reply from the carrier within thirty days. 3. The limitation period for claims arising from the carriage of cargo shall be one year from the time determined in accordance with transport charters and codes.
References to other articles of chapter 40. Shipping: