Essays about: "Maritime law"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 90 essays containing the words Maritime law.

  1. 1. What are the Difficulties in Settling the South China Sea Dispute : Obstacles to Dispute Settlement Through the Lens of Liberal and Neo-Realist IR Theory

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Alexander Pålstam; [2019]
    Keywords : UNCLOS; South China Sea; International Relations; Border Dispute; South East Asia; Territorial Dispute; Maritime Dispute; Neo-Realism; Liberalism; Maritime Claims; Territorial Claims; China; Vietnam; the Philippines; the USA; IR;

    Abstract : Sovereignty over the South China Sea waters and the territorial features therein has been a contentious issue since at least the 1970’s, with conflicting claims going back even further. Key concepts of Liberal and Neo-Realist International Relations Theory are used to assess respective theory’s explanatory capability for why the South China Sea Dispute is difficult to settle. READ MORE

  2. 2. Implementation of the Rotterdam Rules - Carrier’s obligations and liabilities

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Karl Lindström; [2018]
    Keywords : International private law; sjörätt; Rotterdam; Law; Carrier; Shipper; Liability; Obligations; Swedish; Maritime; Code; Hague; Rules; Hague-Visby; Hamburg; Ratification; application; transporträtt; utrikeshandelsrätt; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The carrier has historically been strictly liable for all damage to the cargo carried, with the exception of acts of God and war. This changed during the late 1800’s and early 1900’s when the carriers began to limit their liabilities in the contract of carriage. READ MORE

  3. 3. Italian Deterrence Policies: An examination of the State´s non-entrée policies in response to the migration crisis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Malcolm Thulin; [2018]
    Keywords : public international law; maritime law; human rights; Refugee crisis; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The migration crisis of 2015 started when an unprecedented influx of irregular migrants arrived in the EU from the global south. The response from the countries of destination was increased securitization and policies aimed at deterring migrant crossings over the Mediterranean Sea and entering the EU, so called policies of non-entrée. READ MORE

  4. 4. Marketisation of Security

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Martine Bjønness; [2018]
    Keywords : Maritime Security; Denmark; Private Military and Security Companies; Critical Discourse Analysis;

    Abstract : Entangled in a context of increased use of private military and security companies globally, this study sets out to investigate the motivation for Denmark to use private military and security companies (PMSCs) for maritime security in parilious international waters. This study examines the decision making process taking place in the Danish Parliament in 2012 prior to the passing of ​ Law 116 The amendment of the Firearms Act and the Act on Warfare, etc. READ MORE

  5. 5. Maritime freight transportation and the impact of regulatory changes : A comparison between Spain and Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Transportplanering, ekonomi och teknik

    Author : Luis Blanco Munuera; [2017]
    Keywords : SOLAS; Maritime Freight Transportation; Spain; Sweden; Verified;

    Abstract : Maritime freight is a sector of high importance in the field of international trade. During the last decades, maritime freight transportation has been growing progressively, nowa- days,  in order to transport large quantities of materials and save  great distances,  it is     the most used transport system. READ MORE