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Merchant Shipping Legislation

3rd Edition

By Aengus R M Fogarty

Informa Law from Routledge

916 pages

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pub: 2017-04-21
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Now in its third edition, Merchant Shipping Legislation is a useful tool tool for those wishing to refer to the UK and Commonwealth merchant shipping statutes. Organized in subject areas and regularly updated, this complete annotation and commentary on the UK and Commonwealth merchant shipping legislation will be of use to the work of maritime lawyers in the UK and overseas. All the provisions of the various merchant shipping acts are contained in a single easy-to-use volume organized in subject areas.

Divided into twenty chapters, the work addresses all the most important areas including: registration; collisions; salvage; pilotage; environmental protection; oil pollution and carriage of goods.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Literature on "excellence in construction" 3. Analysis of common characteristics of the contracts used in projects discussed in chapter 2 4. The "Communication Gap" 5. Risk 6. Collaboration 7. Tools 8. Summary

About the Series

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LAW / General
LAW / Maritime