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  • European Ship Recycling Regulationby Urs Daniel Engels

    Springer 2013; US$ 179.00

    This study provides an in-depth analysis of the Hong Kong Ship Recycling Convention as adopted in May 2009 and a thorough analysis of the overall status quo of ship recycling regulations. It investigates the lack of sufficient ratifications of the Convention from both a legal and an economic perspective. The first part of the study focuses on the history... more...

  • Freight Forwarding and Multi Modal Transport Contractsby David Glass

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 534.00

    Freight Forwarding and Multimodal Transport Contracts, 2nd Edition, is a comprehensive guide to the law in relation to contract forms and terms created by operators, trade associations or international bodies such as the UN and used as a basis for trading conditions by freight forwarders, logistics suppliers, combined or multimodal transport operators... more...

  • Marine Cargo Insuranceby John Dunt

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 565.00

    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 and the Marine Insurance Act 1906. This book provides:... more...

  • Piracy and Armed Robbery at Seaby Robin Geiss; Anna Petrig

    Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 99.99

    Since 2008 increasing pirate activities in Somalia, the Gulf of Aden, and the Indian Ocean have once again drawn the international community's attention to piracy and armed robbery at sea. States are resolved to repress these impediments to the free flow of trade and navigation. To this end a number of multinational counter-piracy missions have... more...

  • International Governance of the Arctic Marine Environmentby Lilly Weidemann

    Springer 2014; US$ 129.00

    The Arctic is particularly affected by climate change; over the past few decades, temperatures in this area have risen twice as fast as the mean global rate. The most prominent effect of global climate change in the region is the melting sea ice in the Arctic Ocean, which enables a multitude of ocean uses to be initiated and extended, such as shipping,... more...

  • The South China Sea Disputes and Law of the Seaby S. Jayakumar; T. Koh; R. C. Beckman

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 40.00

    South China Sea Disputes And Law Of The Sea explores in great detail the application of specific provisions of UNCLOS and how the framework of international law applies to the South China Sea. Offering a comprehensive analysis of the individual topics and their application to the South China Sea region, each chapter of the book provides a substantive... more...

  • Die Frage der Versicherbarkeit von Lösegeld bei Pirateriefällenby Michael Fuchs; Manfred Wandt

    Verlag Versicherungswirtschaft 2014; US$ 36.03

    Kaum weniger alt als die Seefahrt ist das Unwesen der Piraterie. Der Verlust der Freiheit in Folge eines Überfalls von Piraten ist seit jeher ein Risiko der Seefahrt. Die Gefahr der ?modernen? Piraterie zeigt sich - außer in der Wegnahme, Beschädigung und Zerstörung versicherter Interessen sowie in der Transportverzögerung und im Frachtausfall - vor... more...

  • Maritime Piracy and its Controlby C. Paul Hallwood; Thomas J. Miceli

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 45.00

    Maritime Piracy and its Control develops an economic approach to the problem of modern-day maritime piracy with the goal of assessing the effectiveness of remedies aimed at reducing the incidence of piracy. more...

  • Steel Carriage by Seaby Arthur Sparks

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 455.00

    Steel: Carriage by Sea provides invaluable information on how to prevent claims arising when transporting steel, including careful handling, good stowage and care of cargo throughout its entire journey. This book covers every aspect of the transportation and surveying of steel products carried on ships. The fifth edition provides practical advice on:... more...

  • Port Infrastructure Financeby Hilde Meersman; Eddy Van de Voorde; Thierry Vanelslander

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 285.00

    This book provides an expert analysis of alternative investments routes and the investment strategies available to the major port players, and is a much-needed guide to expanding the investor base for private debt funding of projects from loan providers to bond investors. Port infrastructure investments are vitally important to all ports throughout... more...