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Published: 24 March 2016

448 Pages


ISBN: 9780198729556

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A new practitioner law publication

The Law and Practice of Admiralty Matters

Second Edition

Sarah Derrington and James M Turner QC

  • Discussion supported by citation of judgments of a number of superior courts including the High Court of England and Wales, the High Court of Australia, the Federal Court of Australia, the High Court of Hong Kong, the High Court of Singapore, and the Scottish Court of Sessions
  • Covers maritime arbitration and insolvency, and is unique in its comparative treatment of maritime jurisdictions
  • Contains comprehensive and updated appendices of relevant legislation

New to this Edition:

  • Updated with significant developments in the substantive admiralty law and procedural rules of Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, New York, Singapore, and South Africa
  • Includes discussion of the amended Convention on the Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims
  • Covers recent court decisions and changes in EU law, such as the recast Brussels Regulation on jurisdiction and the recognition and enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters.

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