One would concur that an important part of international maritime trade is
played by Marine Insurance. Global Maritime trade is affected hugely by the
policies of maritime insurance being follo...
Whatever may be the diversity of the definitions in other respects, all
writers concur in holding that robbery or forcible depredations upon the sea
animo furandi, is piracy
Maritime LawOver the centuries, the maritime law has developed since the colonial times
which are considered as a wide ranging branch of law. The inception of the
maritime law can be traced d...
Ocean covers nearly 2/3rd of the earth's surface and play a central role in
earths major processes. More than a billion people worldwide depends upon food
from the ocean as their primary source...
The Inland Vessels Bill, 2021 was introduced by the Lok Sabha by the union
ministry for ports, shipping, and waterways. The Inland Vessels Bill, 2021 was
introduced in Lok Sabha on July 22, 2021....
For hundreds of years, the marine environment was free from regulation of
fishing, shipping, and resource exploitation. Over time, coastal States....had
an increased interest in national secur...
Parties to the Case:
Plaintiff: Belize v/s
Cited Legislation: United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea of 10
December 1982 -
Judgment Bench: International Tribunal fo...
Every now and then we get to hear in the news that one or two Seafarers got
injured or died whilst doing some work and that the Employer is denying for
paying any Compensation to the Seafarer o...
The South China Sea dispute is ostensibly over jurisdiction and sovereignty of
islands, reefs and Exclusive Economic Zones (EEZs) in South China Sea. All the
countries namely China, the Republic ...
In spite of clearly defined boundaries, maritime disputes are common where
countries compete over inhabited and uninhabited islands.
Sea as the most widely used means of trade and ...