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Published: 26 November 2019

448 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198811978

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A new practitioner law publication

Electronic Documents in Maritime Trade 2e

Law and Practice

Second Edition

Miriam Goldby

  • Dedicated exclusively to the subject of electronic documents the international sale of goods carried by sea
  • Provides a complete assessment of the subject, discussing practical and legal aspects of sale, sea carriage, cargo insurance and trade and supply chain finance contracts relating to cross-border trade
  • Focuses on international standards and English law, comparing other domestic laws such as those of the United States, Canada and Australia, and emerging systems in China, Singapore, and South Korea

New to this Edition:

  • Analysis of the impact of the adoption of the UNCITRAL Model Law on Electronic Transferable Records
  • Coverage of the Uniform Rules on Bank Payment Obligations (URBPO), and recent cases of note, including Glencore v MSC (CA, 2017)
  • Updates on latest developments in online platforms and initiatives
  • Consideration of the rise of distributed ledger technologies (DLT) (including blockchain) and the practical and legal implications for the digital transformation of international trade

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