Wildy logo
(020) 7242 5778

Wildy’s Book News

Book News cover photo

Vol 22 No 3 March/April 2017

Book of the Month

Cover of Company Directors: Duties, Liabilities and Remedies

Company Directors: Duties, Liabilities and Remedies

Edited by: Simon Mortimore
Price: £225.00

Pupillage & Student Offers

Special Discounts for Pupils, Newly Called & Students

Read More ...

Secondhand & Out of Print

Browse Secondhand Online


UK Public Holiday May 2017

Wildy's will be closed on Monday 1st May and will re-open on Tuesday 2nd May.

Online book orders received during the time we are closed will be processed as soon as possible once we re-open on Tuesday.

As usual Credit Cards will not be charged until the order is processed and ready to despatch.

Any non-UK eBook orders placed after 5pm on the Friday 28th April will not be processed until Tuesday 2nd May. UK eBook orders will be processed as normal.

Hide this message

Satellite Regulation in Europe: Legal Texts and Materials

Image not available lge

ISBN13: 9789041113467
ISBN: 9041113460
Published: March 2000
Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers
Country of Publication: The Netherlands
Format: Hardback
Price: £234.00

Usually despatched in 1 to 3 weeks.

Commercial satellite activities have undergone enormous growth in the last decades of the 20th century and so has the complexity of the legal framework within which these activities have to be carried out. Because of the international character of satellite activities, this legal framework has often been established on an international or regional level, through institutions such as the European Union, the International Telecommunications Union, the World Trade Organization and the European Conference of Postal and Telecommunications Administrations.

It is not an easy task to obtain a complete picture of this legal framework. For this reason, it was considered opportune to assemble all relevant legal texts and materials established by these institutions into one book. As telecommunications is the most important commercial application of satellites, it should come as no surprise to anyone that the main part of the book is dedicated to this application, simply because of the fact that the legal framework is furthest developed.;However, relevant texts and materials for the three other commercial satellite activities - broadcasting, remote sensing and navigation - have also been included.

This book should be a valuable tool for all those involved in the European satellite business or for those who want to get involved in it, whether they are lawyers or non-lawyers; everyone is affected by the laws and regulations governing this field and everyone should be aware of the limitations these laws and regulations might impose.

Image not available lge
1: Telecommunications.
1.1: European Union (E.U.).
1.1.1. General Telecommunications Documents.
1.1.2. Satellite Communications Specific Documents.
1.1.3. Common Technical Regulations.
1.2: European Conference of Postal and Telecommunications Administrations (C.E.P.T.).
1.2.1. European Radiocommunication Committee (E.R.C.).
1.2.2. European Committee for Telecommunications Regulatory Affairs (E.C.T.R.A.).
1.3: Satellite Action Plan Regulatory Working Group (SAP-RWG).
1.4: International Telecommunication Union.
1.5: World Trade Organisation (W.T.O.).
2: Broadcasting.
2.1: European Union (E.U.).
2.2: United Nations (U.N.).
3: Remote Sensing.
3.1: United Nations (U.N.).
4: Global Navigation Satellite Systems.
4.1: European Union (E.U.).
4.2: International Civil Aviation Authority (I.C.A.O.).