The IMLI Manual on International Maritime Law: Volume III: Marine Environmental Law and…

Hardcover | April 23, 2016

EditorDavid Attard, Malgosia Fitzmaurice, Norman Martinez

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This three-volume Manual on International Maritime Law presents a systematic analysis of the history and contemporary development of international maritime law by leading contributors from across the world. Prepared in cooperation with the International Maritime Law Institute, theInternational Maritime Organization's research and training institute, this a uniquely comprehensive study of this fundamental area of international law. Volume III is devoted to the marine environmental law and maritime security law. The first part of Volume III deals in depth with issues of most fundamental importance in the contemporary world, namely how to protect the marine environment from pollution from ships, land-based sources, seabedactivities, and from or through air. In explaining these types of pollution, various conventions concluded under the auspices of the IMO (such as MARPOL 73/78 and the 1972 London Convention) and soft law documents are analysed. The volume also includes chapters on the conventions relating topollution incident preparedness, response, cooperation, and the relevance of regional cooperation. It additionally discusses liability and compensation for pollution damage.The second part of Volume III examines an issue of increasing importance in a world threatened by terrorism, piracy, and drug-trafficking. Chapters in this part cover the topics of piracy; stowaways; human trafficking; illicit drugs; terrorism; military uses of the sea; and new maritime securitythreats, such as the illegal dumping of hazardous wastes and toxic substances, as well as illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing.

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This three-volume Manual on International Maritime Law presents a systematic analysis of the history and contemporary development of international maritime law by leading contributors from across the world. Prepared in cooperation with the International Maritime Law Institute, theInternational Maritime Organization's research and trai...

David Attard is the Director of International Maritime Law Institute. In 2011 he was appointed judge at the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea. Malgosia Fitzmaurice holds the chair of International Law at Queen Mary, University of London, and is the Nippon Foundation Professor on Marine Environmental Law at the Internati...
Format:HardcoverDimensions:656 pagesPublished:April 23, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199683948

ISBN - 13:9780199683949

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Part I: Marine Environmental LawSection A - General1. Maria Gavouneli: State Jurisdiction in Relation to the Protection and Preservation of the Marine EnvironmentSection B - Prevention of Marine Pollution2. Malgosia Fitzmaurice: The International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships3. Hossein Esmaeili and Brendan Grigg: Pollution From Dumping4. Ricardo Pereira: Pollution From Seabed Activities5. Yoshifumi Tanaka: Pollution From Land Based Sources6. James Harrison: Pollution of the Marine Environment From or Through the AtmosphereSection C - Response to Marine Pollution Casualties7. Frederic Hebert and Gabino Gonzalez: Conventions Relating to Pollution Incident Preparedness, Response, and Co-operation8. Agustin Blanco Bazan: Intervention on the High Seas in Cases of Pollution CasualtiesSection D - Liability and Compensation for Pollution Damage9. Mans Jacobsson: Liability and Compensation for Ship Source PollutionSection E - Regional Approaches to the Protection of the Marine Environment10. Elizabeth Maruma Mrema: Regional Seas Programme: The Role Played by UNEP in its Development and GovernancePart II: International Maritime Security Law11. Markiyan Z. Kulyk: Piracy, Hijacking, and Armed Robbery Against Ships12. Riyaz Hamza: Maritime Terrorism and the Illicit Trafficking in Arms13. Reto Duerler: Suppression of Unlawful Acts Against the Safety of Maritime Navigation14. James Kraska: Ship and Port Facility Security15. Efthymios Papastavridis: The Illicit Trafficking of Drugs16. Patricia Mallia: The Human Element of Maritime Crime: Stowaways, Human Trafficking, and Migrant Smuggling17. David Ong, Karen Hulme, and Darren Calley: New Maritime Security Threats18. Natalino Ronzitti: Military Uses of the Sea