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.
It is worth mentioning that Sudan has been interested in maritime affairs, where the first Sudanese Maritime Act was issued in 1961 and replaced by the Sudanese Maritime Law in 2010, which is on the enforcement and implementation of international maritime conventions, preservation of the marine environment and working to achieve the highest degree of maritime safety in the three fields of maritime work (ships, ports, and sailors).
Two Vancouver-based Norton Rose Fulbright lawyers have been appointed to high-level positions within prominent Canadian maritime law organizations.
But maritime law expert Jay Batongbacal said a '[t]otal ban would not be a good idea and counter-productive.'
In maritime law, sea boundaries are normally drawn perpendicular to the coast, as Somalia is demanding.
The delegation included representatives from various governmental agencies concerned with following up the international maritime law (IMO).
by Times News Service Ministry of Foreign Affairs has called for all parties that use the Strait of Hormuz to respect international maritime law.
The international community was called on to accelerate diplomacy efforts to contain these tensions and ensure all parties are committed to exercising restraint and respecting international maritime law, a senior Foreign Ministry source was quoted as saying.
Bahrain joined the organisation last year as a permanent member, in which the meeting has been a leading platform for dialogue on regional maritime law enforcement coordination, capacity building and controlling unlawful activities at sea.
He has also been an assistant professor of international maritime law since 2015.
Making the announcement, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang said that officials from foreign ministries, defence ministries, maritime law enforcement and management departments of the two counties will participate in the negotiations.
The Admiralty Law Committee continues to advance the practice of maritime law and foster continued learning through offering complimentary and well-attended seminars about recent developments and trends in this practice area.

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