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Risk and Liability in Air Law


ISBN13: 9781843118343
Published: September 2009
Publisher: Informa Law
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £340.00



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The evolution of social perceptions of risk and technology in the 20th century is the main reason behind the legislative and judiciary-driven expansion of airlines' liability.

Risk and Liability in Air Law is the first attempt to analyse the relevant international conventions governing the liability of airlines to passengers and third parties on the ground from a risk perspective.

The book analyses the transformation of the notion of risk over time and identifies the ways and the extent to which social perceptions have influenced the liability of airlines in the aftermath of safety accidents (Warsaw Convention System, Montreal Convention, Rome Convention, and New General Risks Convention) and terrorism-related incidents (New Unlawful Interference Convention).

In an era in which the relationship of trust between the public and the aviation industry has been undermined, schemes managing the liability of airlines should be directed to cooperation, the reduction of litigation, and the socialisation of losses.

This new book provides:

  • A succinct overview of social risk perceptions in the context of aviation
  • Critical analysis of the major aviation treaties and their judicial legacy in the US and UK (Warsaw Convention, Hague Protocol, Montreal Convention, Rome Convention)
  • A guide to understanding new liability exposures for carriers and third parties on the ground ( New Unlawful Interference and General Risks Conventions)
  • A diagnosis of the contemporary liability regime's shortcomings, grounded in aviation case law

Subjects:
Air and Space Law

Series: Maritime and Transport Law Library

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The Modern Law of Marine Insurance: Volume 4 ISBN 9781138891395
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Ship Building, Sale and Finance ISBN 9781138841116
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International Carriage of Goods by Road: CMR 6th ed ISBN 9780415710169
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The Maritime Labour Convention 2006: International Labour Law Redefined ISBN 9780415857727
Published November 2013
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£355.00
Marine Insurance Clauses 5th ed ISBN 9781842145944
Published November 2012
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£305.00
The Law of Yachts and Yachting ISBN 9781843118886
Published August 2012
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The Law of Yachts and Yachting (eBook) ISBN 9781317995784
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Pollution at Sea: Law and Liability ISBN 9781842145418
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Contracts of Carriage by Air 2nd ed ISBN 9781843118879
Published December 2010
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Maritime Fraud and Piracy 2nd ed ISBN 9781843118848
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The Carriage of Goods by Sea Under the Rotterdam Rules ISBN 9781843118930
Published October 2010
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£265.00
Places of Refuge: International Law and the CMI Draft Convention ISBN 9781843118411
Published June 2010
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The Modern Law of Marine Insurance: Volume 3 ISBN 9781843118121
Published December 2009
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The International Law of the Shipmaster ISBN 9781843118077
Published December 2009
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Evolving Law and Practice of Voyage Charterparties ISBN 9781843118084
Published April 2009
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£290.00
Contracts of Carriage by Land and Air 2nd ed (eBook) ISBN 9781317748878
Published April 2008
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Contracts of Carriage by Land and Air 2nd ed ISBN 9781843117469
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Legal Issues Relating to Time Charterparties ISBN 9781843117452
Published March 2008
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£275.00
Bills of Lading and Bankers' Documentary Credits 4th ed (eBook) ISBN 9781135135812
Published December 2007
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Bills of Lading and Bankers' Documentary Credits 4th ed ISBN 9781843116318
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£305.00
Liability Regimes in Contemporary Maritime Law ISBN 9781843116547
Published June 2007
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Commencement of Laytime 4th ed (eBook) ISBN 9781135116668
Published May 2006
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Commencement of Laytime 4th ed ISBN 9781843115304
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General Average: Law and Practice 2nd ed ISBN 9781843114185
Published April 2005
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£275.00
War, Terror and Carriage by Sea ISBN 9781843113249
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Port State Control 2nd ed ISBN 9781843113287
Published July 2004
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£330.00
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The Modern Law of Marine Insurance: Volume 2 ISBN 9781843111207
Published July 2002
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£340.00
Commercial and Maritime Law Statutes (eBook) ISBN 9781317912910
Published November 2000
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Bills of Lading: Law and Contracts ISBN 9781859784808
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Commercial and Maritime Law Statutes ISBN 9781859785041
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£190.00
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Shipbrokers and the Law ISBN 9781859781166
Published March 1997
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£90.00