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Maritime

  • The ISM Code: A Practical Guide to the Legal and Insurance Implicationsby Phil Anderson

    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...

  • Shipping and the Environmentby Colin De La Rue; Charles B Anderson

    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...

  • Refund Guaranteesby Mark Davis

    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...

  • Law, Labour, and Empireby Maria Fusaro; Bernard Allaire; Richard Blakemore; Tijl Vanneste

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 105.00

    Law, Labour, and Empire provides a comparative analysis of the development and impact of maritime labour and law in the early modern period. more...

  • Governing Europe's Marine Environmentby Michael Gilek; Kristine Kern

    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...

  • The Oxford Handbook of the Law of the Seaby Donald R. Rothwell; Alex G. Oude Elferink; Karen N. Scott

    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...

  • Shipping Lawby Simon Baughen

    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...

  • Contesting the Arcticby Philip E. Steinberg; Jeremy Tasch

    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...

  • 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...

  • Time Chartersby Terence Coghlin; Terrence Coghlin; Andrew Baker; Julian Kenny; John Kimball; Tom Belknap

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 790.00

    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 and useful both to shipping lawyers and to shipowners, charterers,... more...