Lloyd's Shipping Law Library

Series Editors: Hatty Sumption, Andrew Baker

We are proud of our Lloyd’s Shipping Law Library, and rightly so; our collection has the leading titles written by the heavyweight practitioners of the shipping world. Shipping lawyers worldwide will find the information that they need at their fingertips within this library.

This diverse and truly international portfolio covers both wet and dry shipping; for example, we have titles on marine insurance, admiralty jurisdiction, shipbuilding, tug and tow, general average, arrest of ships, and laytime and demurrage. Our key titles include Voyage Charters and Time Charters.

  • The Law of Ship Mortgages

    2nd Edition

    By Graeme Bowtle, David Osbourne, Charles Buss

    Getting the ship mortgage right is critical in today’s climate, with foreclosures happening daily. This fully-updated and comprehensive explanation provides practitioners with a practical, commercially-based and definitive guide to the English law of ship mortgages as well as important related…

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  • CMR: Contracts for the International Carriage of Goods by Road

    4th Edition

    By Andrew Messent, David Glass

    Now in its fourth edition, this hallmark text provides a comprehensive, article-by-article guide to the workings of the CMR Convention, as incorporated into English Law by the Carriage of Goods by Road Act 1965.  This new edition is fully up to date with all major UK case law, plus major…

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  • EU Shipping Law

    3rd Edition

    By Vincent Power

    Hardback – 2016-02-29 
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  • Laytime and Demurrage

    7th Edition

    By John Schofield

    Laytime and Demurrage is the leading authority for all queries pertaining to this vital aspect of maritime law. It has continued to offer reliable, authoritative, and in-depth analysis since the first edition published in 1986. Praised for its unrivalled coverage and lucid writing style, this book…

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  • Admiralty Jurisdiction and Practice

    5th Edition

    By Nigel Meeson, John Kimbell

    Admiralty Jurisdiction and Practice is the definitive work on litigation in the Admiralty Court. It provides unrivalled commentary and analysis of the key principles of admiralty law, from jurisdiction and procedure to forms and precedents, and is firmly established as the leading reference guide…

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  • Bills of Lading

    2nd Edition

    By Richard Aikens, Richard Lord, Michael Bools

    Bills of Lading form an essential part of the carriage of goods by sea and international trade. Their multi-functional nature, together with the large volume of case law and regulation, make the law in this field as complex is it is commercially vital. This bestselling book provides a detailed…

    Hardback – 2015-12-17 
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  • Marine Cargo Insurance, Second Edition

    By John Dunt

    The new edition of this British Insurance Law Association (BILA)-award winning text is the definitive reference source for marine cargo insurance law. Written by a member of the Lloyd's Market Association Steering Group, the work expertly examines marine cargo insurance by reference to important…

    Hardback – 2015-12-02 
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  • Offshore Construction

    Law and Practice

    By Stuart Beadnall, Simon Moore

    With thirty per cent of the world’s oil and gas production coming from offshore areas, the offshore construction industry is booming. However, with exploration and production being performed in increasingly exacting locations, the scope for disputes arising from cost overruns, scheduling delays and…

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  • Refund Guarantees

    By Mark Davis

    A refund guarantee is an essential component of almost every shipbuilding project, without which the buyer will be unwilling or unable to proceed. There is no standard form of refund guarantee in universal usage, and both the form and substance of refund guarantee instruments vary widely from case…

    Hardback – 2015-04-21
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  • Time Charters

    7th Edition

    By Terence Coghlin, Andrew Baker, Julian Kenny, John Kimball, Thomas H. Belknap Jr

    An erratum to this title has been published. Please see: http://files.routledgeweb.com/docs/ERRATA_9780415833660.pdf for details. Acclaimed as the standard reference work on the law relating to time charters, this new edition provides a comprehensive treatment of the subject, accessible…

    Hardback – 2014-09-29
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  • Voyage Charters

    4th Edition

    By Julian Cooke, Tim Young, Michael Ashcroft, Andrew Taylor, John Kimball, David Martowski, LeRoy Lambert, Michael Sturley

    Widely regarded as the leading authority on voyage charters, this book is the most comprehensive and intellectually-rigorous analysis of the area, is regularly cited in court and by arbitrators, and is the go-to guide for drafting and disputing charterparty contracts. Voyage Charters provides the…

    Hardback – 2014-08-28
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  • Maritime Letters of Indemnity

    By Felipe Arizon, David Semark

    This unique new title provides expert, hands-on advice as to the law and practice of the maritime letter of indemnity. Detailing the variety of implications that can arise from each type of letter, the authors bring this important and litigious subject to the fore with a view to reducing the…

    Hardback – 2014-02-27
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  • Marine Insurance Legislation

    5th Edition

    By Robert Merkin, Johanna Hjalmarsson, Aysegul Bugra, Jennifer Lavelle

    Providing thorough, up-to-date coverage of the operation of marine insurance legislation, this text is an essential resource for today's marine insurance professional. Designed with the reader in mind, previous editions of this book have been heavily praised for its accessible and highly-practical…

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  • International Cargo Insurance

    Edited by John Dunt

    International Cargo Insurance examines the law and practice of marine cargo insurance on a worldwide basis, and provides the busy practitioner the information needed to quickly and accurately resolve cargo insurance coverage issues, wherever they may arise. The book concentrates on the law in the…

    Hardback – 2012-12-19
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  • Ship Sale and Purchase

    6th Edition

    By Iain Goldrein, Matt Hannaford, Paul Turner

    Ship Sale and Purchase is an essential working guide for anyone involved in the business of making ship sale contracts and also in the resolution of related disputes. It continues to be of great practical use, highlighting typical problems and tensions between the parties to ship sale contracts, as…

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  • The Law of Shipbuilding Contracts

    4th Edition

    By Simon Curtis

    This is the leading text on shipbuilding and marine construction, already widely used on a global basis by shipowners, shipbuilders and their commercial and legal advisers. It is now ten years since the last edition and much has changed in the world of shipbuilding since then, particularly in the…

    Hardback – 2012-11-27
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  • Marine Insurance

    Law and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Francis Rose

    Marine Insurance: Law and Practice, Second Edition, continues to provide the most comprehensive and integrated account of the English law and practice of marine insurance.  It provides readers with a fresh and up-to-date review of the modern law in the light of traditional principles and rules…

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  • The Law of Tug and Tow and Offshore Contracts

    3rd Edition

    By Simon Rainey

    Fully updated and revised, the only modern work on the law of towage and offshore vessel services, comprising a comprehensive account of the general law coupled with a detailed clause-by-clause commentary and analysis of the major standard contracts used in the international offshore, towage and…

    Hardback – 2011-12-19
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  • Admiralty Jurisdiction and Practice

    4th Edition

    By Nigel Meeson, John Kimbell

    Admiralty Jurisdiction and Practice is the definitive work on litigation in the Admiralty Court, providing in depth analysis and explanation of jurisdiction, practice and procedure, forms and precedents. It deals with several issues, not covered elsewhere, including the impact of insolvency, the…

    Hardback – 2011-07-31
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  • Berlingieri on Arrest of Ships

    5th Edition

    By Francesco Berlingieri

    This book is an invaluable source of information about the claims in respect of which a ship may be arrested in the various maritime countries of the world, the conditions for obtaining an order of arrest, the need, if any, for a security, the manner by which the ship that has been arrested may be…

    Hardback – 2011-06-30
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  • Laytime and Demurrage

    6th Edition

    By John Schofield

    Laytime and Demurrage is an indispensable book for those new to laytime and demurrage as well as anyone who needs a more in-depth analysis. It is considered to be the main source of authority on all issues to do with laytime and demurrage. This book deals with all aspects of laytime,…

    Hardback – 2011-06-30
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  • The York-Antwerp Rules: The Principles and Practice of General Average Adjustment

    3rd Edition

    By Geoffrey N Hudson, Michael Harvey

    Written from the perspective of the Average Adjuster, this book is an essential read for practitioners in maritime law and marine insurance. The book contains: • Historical references regarding the establishment of GeneralAverage from Roman Law onwards • Establishment of the International rules: •…

    Hardback – 2010-09-30
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  • P&I Clubs: Law and Practice

    4th Edition

    By David Semark

    This fourth edition is a detailed but easy-to-follow account of the constitution, workings and daily practice of protection and indemnity clubs. Designed to be a practical reference source for anyone who is in any way involved with mutual insurance, it offers comprehensive guidance on the complex…

    Hardback – 2010-07-31
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  • London Maritime Arbitration

    3rd Edition

    By Clare Ambrose, Karen Maxwell, Michael Collett

    The book provides a specific guide to maritime arbitration rather than simply a commentary on the 1996 Act; in particular because significant practical issues are not dealt with directly by the Act, for example, confidentiality, freezing orders and anti-suit injunctions. The third edition includes…

    Hardback – 2009-08-31
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  • Marine Cargo Insurance

    By John Dunt

    This book is a single reference source of marine cargo insurance law, arranged by reference to the recently revised Institute Cargo Clauses, the most widely used standard form of marine cargo insurance cover. The work examines marine cargo insurance by reference to English and foreign legal cases…

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  • Ship Registration: Law and Practice

    2nd Edition

    By Richard Coles, Edward Watt

    The expanded and fully updated second edition include detailed coverage of additional flag states; an examination of the implications of the ISM and ISPS Codes and the requirements of the Large Yacht Code as they relate to ship registration; a new introductory chapter describing the legal and…

    Hardback – 2009-05-30
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  • Shipping and the Environment

    2nd Edition

    By Colin De La Rue, Charles B Anderson

    The first edition of this book was quickly acclaimed as the new leading text worldwide on the law and practice of pollution from ships. The second edition deals with a variety of developments since then in this fast-moving subject: the Erika and the Prestige; changes in international law on…

    Hardback – 2009-03-29
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  • Enforcement of Maritime Claims

    4th Edition

    By David Jackson

    The fourth edition consists of consideration of all aspects of the jurisdiction of English courts and arbitrators over maritime claims, applicable law, judgments, remedies and security interests, including the continuing critical impact of membership of the European Union. The comprehensive…

    Hardback – 2005-11-30
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  • Bareboat Charters

    2nd Edition

    By Mark Davis

    This book examines for the first time the Barecon 2001 form which was adopted by the Documentary Committee of BIMCO in November 2001. The title explains the nature and formation of a bareboat charter, and examines and comments upon each of the clauses contained in the new form, drawing comparisons…

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  • Bills of Lading

    By Richard Aikens, Richard Lord, Michael Bools

    Bills of Lading are central to contracts for the carriage of goods by sea and international trade. Their multi-functional nature, together with the large volume of case law and regulation, make the law in this field as complex is it is commercially important. This Lloyd’s Shipping Law Library title…

    Hardback – 2005-11-29
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  • Marine War Risks

    3rd Edition

    By Michael D. Miller

    Marine War Risks is the only book devoted to drawing together and analysing the insurance of commercial shipping against war risks. It brings together legal principles, case law and legislation with the practice of the insurance market in order to answer many difficult questions concerning…

    Hardback – 2005-08-30
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  • Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims

    4th Edition

    By Patrick Griggs, Richard Williams, Jeremy Farr

    This fourth edition addresses certain developments, including the 1996 Protocol to the 1976 Limitation Convention, which have come into effect since publication of the previous edition. The chapters on limitation of liability for passenger claims and in relation to the carriage of goods have been…

    Hardback – 2004-08-31
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  • Merchant Shipping Legislation

    2nd Edition

    By Aengus Fogarty

    Merchant Shipping Legislation provides a user-friendly approach to this area of law and offers more concise information with easy-to-use referencing. The book includes: • Additional commentary in certain chapters, such as safety and marine pollution • Inclusion of new material on topics such as…

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  • The Law of Ship Mortgages

    By Graeme Bowtle

    This book provides a full explanation and understanding of the English law of ship mortgages. Some of the key topics that this title covers include: • Beneficial ownership of ships and the registration system under the Merchant Shipping Act 1995 • Nature of ship mortgage and the different forms of…

    Hardback – 2002-11-30
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  • CMR: Contracts for the International Carriage of Goods by Road

    3rd Edition

    By Donald James Hill

    This new book has been completely revised and updated to provide a guide to the workings of the Convention on the Contracts for the International Carriage of Goods by Road. The text takes an article by article approach, discussing the relevant English and European case law to illustrate how the…

    Hardback – 2000-09-26
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  • EC Shipping Law

    2nd Edition

    By Vincent Power

    A reference work for professionals who are under pressure to provide advice to clients on how EC law effects their business and how to avoid the pitfalls and take advantage of the extended market in any European transaction. Twenty-six chapters cover aspects of EC shipping law in detail and the…

    Hardback – 1998-11-30
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