In this essential and highly practical anthology a number of contemporary and important legal problems concerning the chartering of ships are discussed:-
Charter Parties – Is There a Need for Mandatory Legislation?
Charterers’ Liability to Shipowner – Orders, Indemnities and Vessel Damage
Contracts of Affreightment – Some Features and Principles
The Standard of the Vessel and the ISM Code
Charterer Liability for Third Party Damages
Charterer’s Liability and Insurance
On the Interpretation of Off-Hire Clauses
The Time Factor in Modern Charter Parties
Trading in ITF Red Areas.
The articles are written by a number of leading international experts in this field of maritime law, such as Julian Cooke (barrister), professor Nicholas Gaskell, professor Lars Gorton, professor Hugo Tiberg, professor Hannu Honka and professor Peter Wetterstein.