For the first time, this unique text brings together all private international maritime law conventions alongside expert commentary and analysis. Truly global in approach, the book covers each of the nineteen conventions currently in force, all scrutinised by this internationally-acclaimed author. It also examines important maritime conventions not yet fully ratified, including the topical Rotterdam Rules.
This comprehensive resource provides a thorough treatment of both wet and dry shipping treaties, combining breadth of coverage with depth of analysis. In this second volume, the author covers the key conventions dealing with collision, salvage, maritime liens and mortgages, arrest of ships, and limitation of liability. In particular, the author covers:
This book is an indispensable reference for maritime lawyers, academics and students of maritime law worldwide.
PART I COLLISION Chapter 1 International Convention for the unification of Certain Rules of Law Relating to Collision between Vessels, 1910 Chapter 2. International Convention on certain Rules Concerning Civil Jurisdiction in Matters of Collision, 1952 Chapter 3. International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules Relating to Penal Jurisdiction in Matters of Collision or Other Incidents of Navigation, 1952 PART II SALVAGE Chapter 4. International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law Relating to Assistance and Salvage at Sea, 1910 Chapter 5. International Convention on Salvage, 1989 PART III – MARITIME LIENS AND MORTGAGES Chapter 6. International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules Relating to Maritime Liens and Mortgages, 1926 Chapter 7. International Convention on Maritime Liens and Mortgages 1993 PART IV – ARREST OF SHIPS Chapter 8. International Convention relating to the Arrest of Sea-Going Ships, 1952 Chapter 9. International Convention on Arrest of Ships, 1999 PART V – LIMITATION OF LIABILITY Chapter 10. International Convention Relating to the Limitation of Liability of Owners of Sea-Going Ships, 1957 as amended by the Protocol of 21 December 1979
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