Admiralty Jurisdiction and Practice

Nigel Meeson, John Kimbell

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Published December 7, 2017
Reference - 660 Pages - 55 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9781138916678 - CAT# Y201849
Series: Lloyd's Shipping Law Library

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Reputation as the leading practitioner's guide to litigation in the Admiralty Court - trusted resource for all maritime legal professionals

In depth and thorough analysis

Relevant to day-to-day practice - invaluable reference for today's busy maritime lawyer

Close to the views of the judiciary

Deals with several issues not covered elsewhere

Updated with brand new coverage of Hong Kong and South Africa


Admiralty Jurisdiction and Practice is the definitive work on litigation in the Admiralty Court. It provides unrivalled commentary and analysis of the key principles of admiralty law, from jurisdiction and procedure to forms and precedents, and is firmly established as the leading reference guide for today’s maritime practitioner. The authors also deal with several topics not covered elsewhere, including the impact of insolvency, the interplay between jurisdiction and practice, limitation periods, the role of international conventions, and collision action rules.

The fifth edition has been fully updated to include new case law and vital changes in Commercial Court practice and procedure. It also includes brand new material on the topical jurisdictions of Hong Kong and South Africa, including a comparison to English law and expert commentary on important issues such as ship arrest.

This book is a first choice for all those concerned with admiralty law.


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