By Attard, David Joseph et al. (eds.)
This three-volume Manual on foreign Maritime Law offers a scientific research of the historical past and modern improvement of foreign maritime legislations by means of top members from internationally. ready in cooperation with the overseas Maritime legislations Institute, the overseas Maritime Organization's examine and coaching institute, this a uniquely complete examine of this primary quarter of foreign legislation.
Volume III is dedicated to The Marine Environmental legislations and Maritime protection legislation. the 1st a part of quantity III bargains extensive with the problems of so much basic value within the modern global, particularly easy methods to safeguard the marine surroundings from pollutants from ships, pollutants from land-based assets, pollutants from seabed actions, and toxins from or via air. In explaining all these pollutants, quite a few conventions concluded less than the auspices of the IMO (such as MARPOL 73/78 and the 1972 London conference) and tender legislation records are analyzed. the amount additionally comprises chapters at the conventions with regards to pollutants incident preparedness, reaction, cooperation, and the relevance of nearby cooperation. This quantity also discusses legal responsibility and repayment for pollutants damage.
The moment a part of quantity II, devoted to Maritime safety legislation, comprises chapters facing piracy; stowaways; human trafficking; illicit medications; terrorism; army makes use of of the ocean; and new maritime protection threats.