Maritime Cross-Border Insolvency: Under the European Insolvency Regulation and the UNCITRAL Model Law (Hardback) book cover

Maritime Cross-Border Insolvency

Under the European Insolvency Regulation and the UNCITRAL Model Law

By Lia Athanassiou

© 2018 – Informa Law from Routledge

310 pages | 1 B/W Illus.

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Hardback: 9781138742499
pub: 2017-11-17
SAVE ~$47.00
$235.00
$188.00
x
eBook (VitalSource) : 9781315182254
pub: 2017-11-02
from $54.95
$43.96


SAVE 25%
When you buy 2 or more products!
See final price in shopping cart.
FREE Standard Shipping!
e–Inspection Copy

Description

Maritime Cross-Border Insolvency is a comprehensive comparative examination of both insolvency regimes (UNCITRAL and EU) in shipping with reference to the main jurisdictions having adopted the UNCITRAL regime, i.e. USA, UK, Greece.

Table of Contents

Opening Remarks

PART 1: Systemic conflict between the rules of maritime and insolvency law

Chapter 1: Insolvency mechanisms and the operation of shipping companies: Financial aspects

Chapter 2: Legal interaction between insolvency and maritime law

PART 2: Areas of conflict between maritime and insolvency law

Chapter 3: Opening of cross-border insolvency proceedings

Chapter 4: The treatment of maritime securities

Chapter 5. Insolvency and limitation of liability for maritime claims

Postface

About the Author

Lia Athanassiou is a Professor at the School of Law, Athens University. She is a registered arbitrator and barrister and is senior partner at Athanassiou-Gerapetritis & Associates law firm in Athens. In 2015, she was appointed member of the Committee of Experts of the International Labor Organization and has written extensively on Maritime, Competition, Industrial Property, Company, European and Transport law in Greek, French, and English.

About the Series

Maritime and Transport Law Library

For academics and practitioners alike, our Maritime and Transport law library offers cutting edge research titles on the whole spectrum of transport law, including shipping, aviation, rail and road. Our authors come from the premier maritime institutions, law firms and chambers across the world and are among the leaders in their fields.

With key texts including the annual conference papers from the prestigious Institute of International Shipping and Trade Law, as well as authoritative and comprehensive texts such as David Glass’ Freight Forwarding and Multi-Modal Transport Contracts Aleka Mandaraka-Sheppard’s Modern Maritime Law.

.

Learn more…

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LAW008000
LAW / Bankruptcy & Insolvency
LAW066000
LAW / Maritime