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Lloyd's Shipping Law Library

Series Editor: Hatty Sumption, Andrew Baker

We are proud of our Lloyd’s Shipping Law Library, and rightly so; our collection has the leading titles written by the heavyweight practitioners of the shipping world. Shipping lawyers worldwide will find the information that they need at their fingertips within this library.

This diverse and truly international portfolio covers both wet and dry shipping; for example, we have titles on marine insurance, admiralty jurisdiction, shipbuilding, tug and tow, general average, arrest of ships, and laytime and demurrage. Our key titles include Voyage Charters and Time Charters.

Our very latest title is John Dunt’s International Cargo Insurance, which provides the busy practitioner the information needed to quickly and accurately resolve cargo insurance coverage issues, wherever they may arise.

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1-10 of 26 results in Lloyd's Shipping Law Library
  1. Maritime Letters of Indemnity

    By Felipe Arizon, David Semark

    Series: Lloyd's Shipping Law Library

    This unique new title provides expert, hands-on advice as to the law and practice of the maritime letter of indemnity. Detailing the variety of implications that can arise from each type of letter, the authors bring this important and litigious subject to the fore with a view to reducing the...

    Published February 28th 2014 by Informa Law from Routledge

  2. Marine Insurance Legislation

    5th Edition

    By Robert Merkin, Johanna Hjalmarsson, Aysegul Bugra, Jennifer Lavelle

    Series: Lloyd's Shipping Law Library

    Providing thorough, up-to-date coverage of the operation of marine insurance legislation, this text is an essential resource for today's marine insurance professional. Designed with the reader in mind, previous editions of this book have been heavily praised for its accessible and highly-practical...

    Published February 28th 2014 by Informa Law from Routledge

  3. Ship Sale and Purchase

    6th Edition

    By Iain Goldrein, Matt Hannaford, Paul Turner

    Series: Lloyd's Shipping Law Library

    Ship Sale and Purchase is an essential working guide for anyone involved in the business of making ship sale contracts and also in the resolution of related disputes. It continues to be of great practical use, highlighting typical problems and tensions between the parties to ship sale contracts, as...

    Published December 20th 2012 by Informa Law from Routledge

  4. The Law of Shipbuilding Contracts

    4th Edition

    By Simon Curtis

    Series: Lloyd's Shipping Law Library

    This is the leading text on shipbuilding and marine construction, already widely used on a global basis by shipowners, shipbuilders and their commercial and legal advisers. It is now ten years since the last edition and much has changed in the world of shipbuilding since then, particularly in the...

    Published November 28th 2012 by Informa Law from Routledge

  5. Marine Insurance

    Law and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Francis Rose

    Series: Lloyd's Shipping Law Library

    Marine Insurance: Law and Practice, Second Edition, continues to provide the most comprehensive and integrated account of the English law and practice of marine insurance. It provides readers with a fresh and up-to-date review of the modern law in the light of traditional principles and rules...

    Published May 30th 2012 by Informa Law from Routledge

  6. The Law of Tug and Tow and Offshore Contracts

    3rd Edition

    By Simon Rainey

    Series: Lloyd's Shipping Law Library

    Fully updated and revised, the only modern work on the law of towage and offshore vessel services, comprising a comprehensive account of the general law coupled with a detailed clause-by-clause commentary and analysis of the major standard contracts used in the international offshore, towage and...

    Published December 20th 2011 by Informa Law from Routledge

  7. Admiralty Jurisdiction and Practice

    4th Edition

    By Nigel Meeson, John Kimbell

    Series: Lloyd's Shipping Law Library

    Admiralty Jurisdiction and Practice is the definitive work on litigation in the Admiralty Court, providing in depth analysis and explanation of jurisdiction, practice and procedure, forms and precedents. It deals with several issues, not covered elsewhere, including the impact of insolvency, the...

    Published August 1st 2011 by Informa Law from Routledge

  8. Berlingieri on Arrest of Ships

    5th Edition

    By Francesco Berlingieri

    Series: Lloyd's Shipping Law Library

    This book is an invaluable source of information about the claims in respect of which a ship may be arrested in the various maritime countries of the world, the conditions for obtaining an order of arrest, the need, if any, for a security, the manner by which the ship that has been arrested may be...

    Published July 1st 2011 by Informa Law from Routledge

  9. Laytime and Demurrage

    6th Edition

    By John Schofield

    Series: Lloyd's Shipping Law Library

    Laytime and Demurrage is an indispensable book for those new to laytime and demurrage as well as anyone who needs a more in-depth analysis. It is considered to be the main source of authority on all issues to do with laytime and demurrage. This book deals with all aspects of laytime,...

    Published July 1st 2011 by Informa Law from Routledge

  10. The York-Antwerp Rules: The Principles and Practice of General Average Adjustment

    3rd Edition

    By Geoffrey N Hudson, Michael Harvey

    Series: Lloyd's Shipping Law Library

    Written from the perspective of the Average Adjuster, this book is an essential read for practitioners in maritime law and marine insurance. The book contains: • Historical references regarding the establishment of GeneralAverage from Roman Law onwards • Establishment of the International rules: •...

    Published October 1st 2010 by Informa Law from Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Voyage Charters, 4th Edition
    By Julian Cooke, Tim Young, Michael Ashcroft, Andrew Taylor, John Kimball, David Martowski, LeRoy Lambert, Michael Sturley
    To Be Published August 22nd 2014
  2. Time Charters, 7th Edition
    By Terence Coghlin, Andrew Baker, Julian Kenny, John Kimball, Thomas H. Belknap Jr
    To Be Published September 17th 2014
  3. Offshore Construction: Law and Practice
    By Stuart Beadnall, Simon Moore
    To Be Published February 28th 2015
  4. Refund Guarantees
    By Mark Davis
    To Be Published March 31st 2015
  5. Bills of Lading, 2nd Edition
    By Richard Aikens, Richard Lord, Michael Bools
    To Be Published April 30th 2015

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