The IMLI Manual on International Maritime Law: Volume III: Marine Environmental Law and Maritime Security Law – Collateralloan.co

By producing this work, IMLI has not only celebrated its th anniversary in style but, at the same time, has made a very significant contribution to all aspects of international maritime law It is a collection that will appeal to academics, practitioners, government officials, as well as students Edgar GoldThis three volume Manual on International Maritime Law presents a systematic analysis of the history and contemporary development of international maritime law by leading contributors from across the world Prepared in cooperation with the International Maritime Law Institute, the International Maritime Organization s research and training institute, this a uniquely comprehensive study of this fundamental area of international law Volume III is devoted to the marine environmental law and maritime security law The first part of Volume III deals in depth with issues of most fundamental importance in the contemporary world, namely how to protect the marine environment from pollution from ships, land based sources, seabed activities, and from or through air In explaining these types of pollution, various conventions concluded under the auspices of the IMO such as MARPOL and theLondon Convention and soft law documents are analysed The volume also includes chapters on the conventions relating to pollution incident preparedness, response, cooperation, and the relevance of regional cooperation It additionally discusses liability and compensation for pollution damage The second part of volume III examines an issue of increasing importance in a world threatened by terrorism, piracy, and drug trafficking Chapters in this part cover the topics of piracy stowaways human trafficking illicit drugs terrorism military uses of the sea and new maritime security threats, such as the illegal dumping of hazardous wastes and toxic substances, as well as illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing