Carriage of Goods by Sea, Land and Air: Uni-Modal and Multi-Modal Transport in the 21st Century (Maritime and Transport Law Library) (Hardcover)

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Written by a combination of top academics, industry experts and leading practitioners, this book offers a detailed insight into both unimodal and multimodal carriage of goods. It provides a comprehensive and thoroughly practical guide to the issues that matter today on what is a very complex area of law.

From the papers delivered at the 8th International Colloquium organised by Swansea Law School's prestigious Institute of International Shipping and Trade Law, this original work considers current opinions, trends and issues arising from contracts of carriage of goods by sea, land, air, and multi-modal combinations of these, not to mention the legal position of vital participants such as freight forwarders, terminal operators and cargo insurers. The topics under discussion range through issues such as paperwork, piracy, liability for defective containers, damage in transit, the CMR Convention, and the possible effects of the Rotterdam Rules.

An indispensable resource for transport lawyers, industry professionals, academics and post-graduate students of maritime law.

About the Author


Both Baris Soyer and Andrew Tettenborn are distinguished professors at the Institute of International Shipping & Trade Law, Swansea University, UK.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780415830546
ISBN-10: 0415830540
Publisher: Informa Law from Routledge
Publication Date: August 13th, 2013
Pages: 434
Language: English
Series: Maritime and Transport Law Library