Nutshell series. Study aids (West Academic Publishing)
Addresses maritime tort law, collision law, worker injury claims, wrongful death, and platform injuries. Explores maritime property liens and the seaman's employment contract, wages, and compromise of claims. Discusses marine insurance, towage and pilotage, salvage, and general average. Also covers sovereign immunity; joint and several liability, indemnity, and contribution; liability limitations; and jurisdiction and procedure in maritime claims.
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Introduction Indicia of jurisdiction Scope of the maritime jurisdiction Substantive maritime law : contracts for carriage of goods Liens on maritime property The seaman's employment contract, wages and compromise of claims Marine insurance Towage and pilotage Salvage General average Maritime tort law Collision law Worker injury claims Wrongful death Platform injuries Sovereign immunity Joint and several liability, indemnity and contribution Limitation of liability Jurisdiction and procedure in maritime claims.
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Description based on e-publication title page, viewed March 1, 2017.
Revision of: Maraist, Frank L. Admiralty in a nutshell. Sixth edition. St. Paul, MN : West,