Admiralty Claims fills an obvious gap in shipping law commentary by presenting a comprehensive single-volume treatment of admiralty claims aimed at practitioners.
- Covers the rules and principles peculiar to admiralty claims and explains their relationship with related areas of substantive and adjectival law.
- Investigates the theoretical underpinnings of the subject, in order to enhance understanding and to indicate novel lines of enquiry.
- Fourthly, the treatment in terms of detail and theoretical and practical methodology will be superior to currently available treatments.
- Offers an in-depth treatment of the whole of Admiralty Claims and jurisdiction.
- Combines both a principled and a practical approach.
- Highlights and explains the distinction between admiralty and ordinary claims rules.
- Incorporates discussion of international conventions and European Union law
- Written by two of the leading academics in maritime law.