Sohn, Noyes, Gustafson Juras and Franckx's The Law of the Sea in a Nutshell, 2d

Imprint
West Academic Publishing
ISBN-13
9780314169419
Primary Subject
Ocean And Coastal Law
Format
Softbound
Copyright
2010
Series
Nutshells
Softbound - New, softbound print book.

Description

This comprehensive guide summarizes the current principles and rules governing the international law of the sea. Topics include the rights and responsibilities of states in various zones of the oceans, fisheries and nonliving resources, vessel nationality and jurisdiction over vessels, maritime terrorism and security, maritime boundary delimitation and baselines, marine environment, and dispute settlement mechanisms. The text discusses the widely accepted United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea and other relevant treaties, legislation, and jurisprudence, including U.S. and European laws, cases, and practice.