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- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 240.00
With advances in technology and maritime transport, human use of the ocean now extends beyond the traditional activities of navigation and fishing. Emerging activities such as bioprospecting, deep seabed mineral and hydrocarbon exploration and exploitation, offshore renewable energy developments and marine scientific probes of deep sea areas challenge... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 535.00
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 mortgage and security interest that can be created... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 199.00
The ISM Code has been mandatory for almost every commercial vessel in the world for more than a decade, and yet there is very little case law in this area. Consequently, there remains a great deal of confusion about the potential legal and insurance implications of the Code. This third edition represents a major re-write and addresses significant... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 875.00
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 maritime safety and compensation; latest decisions on claims... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 395.00
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 to case. The ambiguity or uncertainty of the meaning... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 119.95
This edited volume offers a multidisciplinary analysis of current approaches and challenges to the sustainable governance of Europe's marine environment. Structured in three parts, Part I outlines general theoretical ideas about governance, governing, and governability and serves as a starting point for analysing the development of marine governance... more...
- Oxford University Press 2015; US$ 234.99
Human activities have taken place in the world's oceans and seas for most of human history. With such a vast number of ways in which the oceans can be used for trade, exploited for natural resources and fishing, as well as concerns over maritime security, the legal systems regulating the rights and responsibilities of nations in their use of the... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 69.95
In this well-established textbook, Simon Baughen expertly covers the whole spectrum of English shipping law, placing the highly specialised rules of shipping in a commercial context and relating them to the general principles of contract and tort law. The book?s accessible narrative and useful glossary of key terms will particularly benefit students... more...
- I.B.Tauris 2015; US$ 14.95
As climate change makes the Arctic a region of key political interest, so questions of sovereignty are once more drawing international attention. The promise of new sources of mineral wealth and energy, and of new transportation routes, has seen countries expand their sovereignty claims. Increasingly, interested parties from both within and beyond... more...