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The International Comparative Legal Guide Shipping Law 2016

26 July 2016

This guide provides the international practitioner and in-house counsel with a comprehensive worldwide legal analysis of shipping laws and regulations.

Featured chapters are written by a range of leading shipping lawyers and industry specialists. The full guide is divided into two general chapters designed to provide readers with an overview of key issues affecting shipping law, particularly from the perspective of a multi-jurisdictional transaction and country specific question and answer chapters which provide a broad overview of common issues in shipping laws and regulations in 36 jurisdictions.

HFW Partners Hazel Brewer and Nic van der Reyden co-authored the Australia chapter, which focuses on:

  • Marine Casualty
  • Cargo Claims
  • Passenger Claims
  • Arrest and Security
  • Evidence
  • Procedure
  • Foreign Judgments and Awards
  • Updates and Developments

Jurisdictions chapters are available online here and the full guide is available for purchase here.

The International Comparative Legal Guide Shipping Law 2016 is published by Global Legal Group Ltd.

John Court
Global Director of Information Technology