admiralty law

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admiralty law:

see maritime lawmaritime law,
system of law concerning navigation and overseas commerce. Because ships sail from nation to nation over seas no nation owns, nations need to seek agreement over customs related to shipping.
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The Minister hailed the presence of the Institute under the auspices of the IMO and its role as a centre of excellence in terms of capacity building in the field of international maritime law, through the training it provides to legal advisers in the law of the sea, marine environmental law, and shipping law.
The moral imperative is held sacrosanct by international maritime law and custom, but tensions come to a boil when the law of the sea clashes with the law of the land.
Freedom of navigation and overflight are among the essential pillars of international maritime law," Kerry told the East Asia Summit attended by foreign ministers from around the region.
Some of them could later on pursue a postgraduate course on maritime legal issues at the International Maritime Law Institute," he said.
She then completed a masters in Maritime Operations at John Moores before being selected last year for a scholarship with the United Nations to study International Maritime Law in Malta.
According to international maritime law, cruise ships aren't even required to have a doctor onboard; a crew member with medical training is sufficient.
administered islands, and Obama could expand the reserves to the maximum 200 miles allowed under international maritime law.
That Ottawa might perhaps have a more persuasive international maritime law based case to make against its powerful neighbor to its south with regard to the delimitation of the as yet disputed boundary in the Beaufort Sea should make its continuing adherence to the provisions of the law of the sea even more compelling.
Also stemming from the challenge of jurisdiction is the fact that judicial officers receive inadequate or no training on the complexities of domestic and international maritime law.
At this time of year, when there is an increase in the number of people trying to make this perilous journey, it is essential to ensure that the long-established tradition of rescue at sea is upheld by all and that international maritime law is adhered to," said Edwards.
Chen said even if the Philippine law enforcers were on anti-poaching patrol, "they should follow the procedures of warning, dispelling, boarding and detaining the illegal vessel, then, proceed to the legal procedure, according to the relevant regulations of the international maritime law.
Benjamin Bell-Gam from Nigeria, who is studying a masters in international maritime law, said: "Going to the Liberty Stadium to see the Swans play Chelsea was really impressive.

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