An account of the underlying law and the practical rules which govern the adjustment of rights and liabilities between parties to a maritime adventure when extraordinary measures have been incurred for the benefit of the common adventure. The third edition incorporates international case law developments to bring the text up to date and analyses the revision of the basic practical rules underlying general average adjustment internationally. It is essential for all those involved with maritime affairs to understand the implications of these new rules and how they fit with existing law and practice.
Chapter 1. The Nature of General Average Chapter 2. The Conditions for General Average Chapter 3. Qualifying Losses Chapter 4. Exceptions to Liability to Contribute Chapter 5. Effects of a General Average Act Chapter 6. Adjustment Chapter 7. Insurance Contracts
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