maritime law


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Related to maritime law: International maritime law
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Noun1.maritime law - the branch of international law that deals with territorial and international waters or with shipping or with ocean fishery etc.
barratry - (maritime law) a fraudulent breach of duty by the master of a ship that injures the owner of the ship or its cargo; includes every breach of trust such as stealing or sinking or deserting the ship or embezzling the cargo
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
international law, law of nations - the body of laws governing relations between nations
Translations
derecho marítimo

maritime law

ndiritto marittimo
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The precise extent of the common law, and the statute law, the maritime law, the ecclesiastical law, the law of corporations, and other local laws and customs, remains still to be clearly and finally established in Great Britain, where accuracy in such subjects has been more industriously pursued than in any other part of the world.
The Philippine government must first sign a treaty with China before entering into a joint exploration agreement in the West Philippine Sea, a maritime law expert said.
But for maritime law expert Jay Batongbacal of the University of the Philippines Institute for Maritime Affairs and Law of the Sea, Filipinos should be 'concerned' and 'threatened' of China's moves, as he lamented how the Philippines was 'being left behind' in its own exclusive economic zone (EEZ).
During an official visit to the International Maritime Law Institute (IMLI) where he was welcomed by the Director of the Institute Prof David Attard, Minister Carmelo Abela applauded the work being undertaken by the Institute which offers different programmes of study ranging from courses on maritime, environmental and shipping law, to a degree of Doctor of Philosophy in International Maritime Law.
Officials associated with Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA), the sole maritime law enforcement agency in the country sharing details of the seizure, here Monday, said 10 alleged drug traffickers were also apprehended during the operation.
Officials associated with Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PSMA), the sole maritime law enforcement agency in the country sharing details of the impoundment, here Monday, said 10 alleged drug traffickers were also apprehended during the operation.
A design review for two new multi-role response vessels for the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) has been finalized, ramping up its patrol vessels fit for maritime law enforcement and security.
The Wilburn Boat ruling has been characterized generally as holding that in the absence of federal maritime law or a determination that in the interests of national uniformity a federal maritime rule needs to be formulated, state law will apply to the interpretation of maritime insurance policies.
The program was the culmination of a year of work by committee members in rewriting the Maritime Law Practice Guide, 5th Edition, which will be published later this year.
USCG's mix of cutters, aircraft, boats, and deployable specialized forces, as well as international and domestic partnerships, allow the Coast Guard to leverage its unique maritime law enforcement authorities and competencies to address threats and improve security throughout the maritime domain.
According to article 176 of the Maritime Law, the carrier issues a Bill of Lading based upon the information provided by the shipper, including the consignee's details.

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