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Maritime Law

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Databases

The following databases can help you locate materials on maritime law.

Our library subscribes to selected publications in i-law. These include law reports, key treatises and law reviews in the area of maritime law and insurance law. Highlighted below are some of the publications.

Law reports -

Lloyd's Insurance Law Reporter

Lloyd's Law Reports

Lloyd's Law Reports Plus

Legal treatises -

Admiralty Jurisdiction and Practice

Bills of Lading

Enforcement of Maritime Claims 

Law of Shipbuilding Contracts

Law of Tug and Tow and Offshore Contracts

Marine Insurance: Law and Practice

Ship Sale and Purchase

Time Charters

Voyage Charters

In our subscription, you can find relevant cases, legislation and secondary materials from various common law jurisdictions.

Our subscription provides relevant cases from Hong Kong, UK and Australia, and also Hong Kong and UK legislation.

In this database, you can draw all U.S. materials on maritime law together by taking these steps. From the database home page, click on the tab "Practice Areas". On the next screen, select "Admiralty and Maritime". Included here are U.S. cases, legislation, administrative decisions and guidance, secondary sources, etc.