marine law


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Noun1.marine 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
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com)-- The American Boat & Yacht Council (ABYC) has announced the 2017 Marine Law Symposium, Jan.
47/2016 introduces amendments to some provisions of the Marine Law promulgated by Royal Decree No.
an expert in international marine law, was honored for his stellar contribution to the legal team at the Arbitral Tribunal in the Hague which ruled in favor of the Philippines on the West Philippine Sea issue.
Yemen's Marine Law, clause (422), states that if non-Yemeni ships are found to be fishing in Yemen's territorial waters without permission, "the punishment will be to go to prison for six months as a maximum period or to pay a fine not exceeding YR100,000 ($465).
The flagship class is the Marine Law Enforcement Training Program, which is a basic marine class for agents who require boat handling and marine navigation skills in the execution of their law enforcement duties (border protection, customs operations).
The product of an international law symposium convened by the Istanbul Bilgi Center for Marine Law and Research; the Law of the Sea Institute at the U.
By Ayman Adly/Staff Reporter A new marine law making it mandatory for boat drivers to acquire a licence is being studied, a senior official has said.
As part of its capacity building programme, Namport currently has seventeen bursary holders specialising in the fields of civil engineering, mechanical engineering, medicine, accountancy, logistics management and law, with strong focus on marine law.
Douglas County deputies Rich Popple and Dean Sehlaman received the Washington State Life Saving Award at this year's Marine Law Enforcement Conference in Spokane recently.
By marine law, the explorer could have claimed ownership of the Titanic during his deep sea mission by taking a single artefact from its body but he chose not to bag the rights to the ship where so many people perished.
Peter has sought improved marine law enforcement and patrolling to avert similar incidents in the future, and said the ship which is currently anchored in Kochi should not be cleared to leave port before effecting the arrest of the captain.

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