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Maritime Law in Motion


Proshanto K. Mukherjee

Maximo Q. Mejia

Jingjing Xu


This book provides valuable insights into various contemporary issues in public and private maritime law, including interdisciplinary aspects. The public law topics addressed include public international law and law of the sea, while a variety of private law topics are explored, e.g. commercial maritime law, conflict of laws, and new developments in the application of advanced technologies to maritime law issues. In addition, the book highlights current and topical discussions at international maritime forums such as the International Maritime Organization on regulatory and private law matters within the domain of marine environmental law, the law respecting seafarers’ affairs and maritime pedagogics, maritime security, comparative law in the maritime field, trade law, recent case law analysis, taxation law in the maritime context, maritime arbitration, carriage of passengers, port law, and limitation of liability.


Xu, J., Mejia, M. Q., & Mukherjee, P. K. (Eds.). (2020). Maritime Law in Motion. Springer.

Book Type Edited Book
Publication Date Jan 24, 2020
Deposit Date Mar 16, 2020
Publisher Springer
Series Title WMU Studies in Maritime Affairs
Series Number 8
Series ISSN 2196-8780
ISBN 978-3-030-31748-5
Keywords Maritime law; Contemporary issues; Comparative maritime law; Public and private maritime law; New technology and maritime law
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