Carriage of Goods by Sea

Carriage of Goods by Sea

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This book is the definitive guide to all aspects of this important part of International Trade Law. Relied upon by generations of students and practitioners alike, this market leading text is renowned for combining a critical, in-depth examination of all aspects of the law relating to the carriage of goods by sea.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 616 pages
  • 170 x 240 x 36mm | 979.75g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 7th edition
  • 1408218933
  • 9781408218938
  • 117,075

About John F. Wilson

John F Wilson is a member of the Institute of Maritime Law at the University of Southampton and is Emeritus Professor of Law at the University. He has lectured widely on maritime law in the UK, the USA, Australia, New Zealand and Singapore.
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Table of contents

Part One: General introduction1. Introduction2. Implied obligations in a contract of affreightmentPart Two: Charterparties3. The voyage charterparty4. The time charterpartyPart Three5. Bills of lading and their functions6. Application of the Hague/Visby Rules7. Bills of lading - the Hamburg Rules8. Bills of lading - the Rotterdam Rules9. Bills of lading issued under charterparties10. Problems of combined transportPart Four: Common aspects of contracts of affreightment11. Exceptions12. Limitation of liability13. Freight14. Shipowners' liensPart Five: Dispute settlement15. Dispute settlement16. Breach of contractAppendix 1: Bills of Lading Act 1855Appendix 2: International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Bills of Lading, 1924 (The Hague Rules)Appendix 3: Carriage of Goods by Sea Act 1971Appendix 4: Carriage of Goods by Sea Act 1992Appendix 5: United Nations Convention on the Carriage of Goods by Sea, 1978 (The Hamburg Rules)Appendix 6: United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Carriage of Goods Wholly or Partly by Sea, 2009 (The Rotterdam Rules)Appendix 7: CMI Uniform Rules for Sea WaybillsAppendix 8: CMI Rules for Electronic Bills of LadingAppendix 9: Barecon 2001 CharterAppendix 10: Gencon 94 CharterAppendix 11: Shellvoy 6 CharterAppendix 12: Baltime 1939 Charter (as revised 2001)Appendix 13: New York Produce Exchange (NYPE 46) CharterAppendix 14: New York Produce Exchange (NYPE 93) CharterAppendix 15: Shelltime 4 Charter (as amended 2003)Appendix 16: Conlinebill 1978Appendix 17: Congenbill 2000Appendix 18: CongenbillAppendix 19: Maersk Line billAppendix 20: GCBS Short Form BillAppendix 21: CombiconbillAppendix 22: Maersk Line Waybill
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