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Vol 23 No 3 March/April 2018

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Admiralty Jurisdiction: Law and Practice in South Africa 2nd ed

ISBN13: 9780702182259
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780702171093
Published: May 2012
Publisher: Juta Law
Country of Publication: South Africa
Format: Hardback
Price: £69.00

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This work is a comprehensive discussion of the law of admiralty jurisdiction in South Africa. There are extensive references to case law, which is critically analysed. Reference is frequently made to the law in comparative jurisdictions.

The second edition provides greater coverage in general than the first edition, and updates the law as at the end of November 2011.

South Africa, Other Jurisdictions
Law reports cited with mode of citation
Principal authorities cited with mode of citation
Table of statutes
Table of rules
Table of cases
International conventions cited
Reports cited
Historical outline
Admiralty jurisdiction
The law applicable to the matters in respect of which admiralty jurisdiction exists
The action in rem
Security arrests
The action in personam
Description of parties, representation and locus standi
Miscellaneous statutory powers and excessive claims and proceedings brought without reasonable and probable cause
Maritime liens
Judicial sales, the creation of a fund and its distribution and the ranking of claims