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Published: 08 July 2021

320 Pages


ISBN: 9780192898265

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International Law and Corporate Actors in Deep Seabed Mining

Joanna Dingwall

Oxford Monographs in International Law

  • A unique study which considers the role of private corporate actors within the deep seabed mining regime
  • Assesses the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) deep seabed regime from an international investment law perspective
  • Determines that there are contractor rights within the UNCLOS regime broadly equivalent to investment protection rights
  • Distils the common heritage concept down into its key components in the modern-day deep seabed mining context