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The Peacetime Right Of Approach And Visit And Effective Security Council Sanctions Enforcement At Sea, Craig H. Allen 2019 University of Washington School of Law

The Peacetime Right Of Approach And Visit And Effective Security Council Sanctions Enforcement At Sea, Craig H. Allen

International Law Studies

Naval forces deployed across the world’s seas to enforce counterproliferation sanctions imposed by the U.N. Security Council must surmount any number of operational and legal challenges. High seas boardings by any State other than the vessel’s flag State remain controversial. The 1982 Law of the Sea Convention’s high seas articles carefully balance the principles of freedom of navigation and exclusive flag-State jurisdiction with the shared interest in ensuring effective enforcement of laws against certain serious offenses. The peacetime right of visit is a limited but invaluable compromise between those competing interests. Some commentators have suggested expanding ...


Strengths And Weaknesses Of The Legal Strategies To Combat Sea Piracy In Nigeria, Siraja Zamfara Ibrahim 2019 World Maritime University

Strengths And Weaknesses Of The Legal Strategies To Combat Sea Piracy In Nigeria, Siraja Zamfara Ibrahim

World Maritime University Dissertations

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The Impact Of Ballast Water Management Convention On Combating Invasive Species In Turkey (Black Sea), Yusuf Koray Küçük 2019 World Maritime University

The Impact Of Ballast Water Management Convention On Combating Invasive Species In Turkey (Black Sea), Yusuf Koray Küçük

World Maritime University Dissertations

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The Interpretation Of The Regime Of Islands: Application To Okinotorishima, Yuta Arai 2019 World Maritime University

The Interpretation Of The Regime Of Islands: Application To Okinotorishima, Yuta Arai

World Maritime University Dissertations

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The Somali Piracy Problem: A Global Puzzle Necessitating A Global Solution, Milena Sterio 2019 Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland State University

The Somali Piracy Problem: A Global Puzzle Necessitating A Global Solution, Milena Sterio

Milena Sterio

Over the past few years, piracy has exploded off the coast of Somalia. Somali pirates congregate on a "mother ship" and then divide into smaller groups that sail out on tiny skiffs. Using potent weapons such as AK-47s and hand-propelled grenades, Somali pirates attack civilian ships carrying cargo through the Gulf of Aden, a body of water between Yemen and Somalia. Once they have overtaken the victim vessel, the pirates typically hijack the vessel's cargo and kidnap the crewmembers. The cargo is often resold to willing buyers or held for ransom. The crew are kept hostage in Somalia until ...


The Occupation Of Maritime Territory Under International Humanitarian Law, Marco Longobardo 2019 University of Westminster

The Occupation Of Maritime Territory Under International Humanitarian Law, Marco Longobardo

International Law Studies

This article explores whether it is possible to apply the law of occupation beyond land territory, to maritime areas characterized here as “maritime territory.” The article argues that the definition of territory under Article 42 of the 1907 Hague Regulations comprises internal waters, territorial sea, and archipelagic waters, whereas other areas such as the continental shelf, the exclusive economic zone, and high seas fall outside the scope of Article 42. Accordingly, internal waters, the territorial sea, and archipelagic waters may be placed under occupation if a hostile force exercises actual authority over them without valid legal title. The article describes ...


Law School News: Inside Rwu Law's Small 'Admiralty Empire' 10-18-2019, Michael M. Bowden 2019 Roger Williams University School of Law

Law School News: Inside Rwu Law's Small 'Admiralty Empire' 10-18-2019, Michael M. Bowden

Life of the Law School (1993- )

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Law School News: A Busy, Busy Time In Admiralty Law 10-18-2019, Michael M. Bowden 2019 Roger Williams University School of Law

Law School News: A Busy, Busy Time In Admiralty Law 10-18-2019, Michael M. Bowden

Life of the Law School (1993- )

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Law School News: Rwu Law Marine Programs Included In $1.2m Aquaculture Research Grant 10-07-2019, Michael M. Bowden 2019 Roger Williams University School of Law

Law School News: Rwu Law Marine Programs Included In $1.2m Aquaculture Research Grant 10-07-2019, Michael M. Bowden

Life of the Law School (1993- )

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Table Of Contents, Seattle University Law Review 2019 Seattle University School of Law

Table Of Contents, Seattle University Law Review

Seattle University Law Review

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Marine Insurance Prohibitions In Contemporary Economic Warfare, Richard L. Kilpatrick, Jr. 2019 College of Charleston

Marine Insurance Prohibitions In Contemporary Economic Warfare, Richard L. Kilpatrick, Jr.

International Law Studies

As States and supranational actors increasingly employ economic sanctions to promote security objectives, a recent trend has focused on the regulation of commercial shipping activities. These maritime sanctions have restricted port access for designated vessels, banned the import and export of certain cargo classes, enhanced authorization for vessel inspections, and even justified vessel seizures. Critically, these techniques have also included targeted prohibitions on marine insurance covering designated vessels and cargo. Designed to frustrate sanctioned actors in their attempts to utilize maritime assets for malign purposes, marine insurance prohibitions thwart these efforts and also blunt the ability to generate revenue through ...


Maritime Autonomous Vehicles Within The International Law Framework To Enhance Maritime Security, Natalie Klein 2019 UNSW Sydney, Faculty of Law

Maritime Autonomous Vehicles Within The International Law Framework To Enhance Maritime Security, Natalie Klein

International Law Studies

Technological developments necessitate a review of long-standing and diverse international legal principles. The law of the sea is no exception in this regard where the introduction of different Maritime Autonomous Vehicles (MAVs) has prompted consideration of how the laws of naval warfare and rules governing the safety of international shipping accommodate these craft. This paper shifts the focus to the international laws relating to maritime security. It assesses how well the existing international legal framework for maritime security can account for the use of MAVs by law enforcement agencies and by non-state actors who are turning to MAVs for criminal ...


Book Review: Crafted Legal Ambiguity In The South China Sea Arbitration, Ariel A. Hampton 2019 University of Maine School of Law

Book Review: Crafted Legal Ambiguity In The South China Sea Arbitration, Ariel A. Hampton

Ocean and Coastal Law Journal

People may initial not see the area known as the South China Sea as worthy of the trouble of an Arbitral Tribunal proceeding courtesy of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), especially when they are unsure of the trouble it may bring. This area, rich in resources and firmly entrenched in various historical claims, became the subject of controversy between multiple nations. According to the NUS Centre for International Law in its book The South China Sea Arbitration: The Legal Dimension, the end to the controversy hinged on how the tribunal would choose to characterize ...


Circuit Split On The Application Of The "Safety Valve" Provision As Applied To The Maritime Drug Law Enforcement Act - Alexander And Mosquera-Murillo, Alexander D. Andruzzi 2019 University of Maine School of Law

Circuit Split On The Application Of The "Safety Valve" Provision As Applied To The Maritime Drug Law Enforcement Act - Alexander And Mosquera-Murillo, Alexander D. Andruzzi

Ocean and Coastal Law Journal

When the Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia decided the case of United States v. Mosquera-Murillo, it created a circuit-split on whether individuals charged under the Maritime Drug Law Enforcement Act (codified as 46 U.S.C. § 705) are entitled to relief under the "Safety Valve" provision of 18 U.S.C. § 3553(f). The "Safety Valve" allows individuals who meet certain criteria to be sentenced according to the sentencing guidelines, regardless of any mandatory minimum sentences. This case note compares the holding of the Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia to the Eleventh Circuit's ...


Eating Our Way To Their Extinction: What Florida Should Learn From California On Banning Shark Fin Soup And The Shark Fin Trade, Bettina Tran 2019 Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University College of Law

Eating Our Way To Their Extinction: What Florida Should Learn From California On Banning Shark Fin Soup And The Shark Fin Trade, Bettina Tran

Seattle Journal of Environmental Law

Currently, it is legal to possess, sell and purchase shark fins in 38 states, Florida included. Fishermen are allowed to harvest sharks all around the world with minimal surveillance and weak regulation, causing greed to push a 400-million-year old species to the brink of extinction. Florida’s current statue is completely ineffective and toothless when it comes to shark conservation. The State needs to amend its shark fin law prohibiting the trade in all detached shark fins, for any purpose, by anyone to discontinue fueling a cruel practice. There is a federal bill pending in congress that would ban the ...


Save Our Sound Obx, Inc. V. North Carolina Department Of Transportation, Mitch L. WerBell V 2019 Alexander Blewett III School of Law at the University of Montana

Save Our Sound Obx, Inc. V. North Carolina Department Of Transportation, Mitch L. Werbell V

Public Land & Resources Law Review

The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals recently ruled in favor of several governmental agencies seeking to construct a new bridge in the Pamlico Sound adjacent to North Carolina’s Outer Banks. For years, state and federal agencies have put forth a massive coordinated effort to address the constant weather damage and erosion which occurs to a section of North Carolina Highway 12. The court found the agencies properly cleared NEPA’s environmental review requirements for the bridge’s construction. Additionally, the opponent-litigants’ efforts to add claims challenging the project, based on new information about a shipwreck in the bridge’s ...


Law School News: National Admiralty Champs! April 4, 2019, Michael M. Bowden 2019 Roger Williams University School of Law

Law School News: National Admiralty Champs! April 4, 2019, Michael M. Bowden

Life of the Law School (1993- )

No abstract provided.


Recent Developments In The Law Of The Seas Ii: A Synopsis, John M. Gantus 2019 University of San Diego

Recent Developments In The Law Of The Seas Ii: A Synopsis, John M. Gantus

San Diego Law Review

The following materials are a compilation of events relevant to law of the seas that took place from March 15, 1970 to March 1, 1971. While it is fairly complete it is far from exhaustive, due to the lack of continuity and organization of source materials. Major sources include the New York Times, the Environmental Reporter, and the United States Code Congressional and Administrative News, as well as a little help from our friends. The format used is basically the same as that used last year when the first synopsis was published. For those of our readers who found the ...


The Seabed Question In Context: One Of Many Issues Massing For The 1973 Conference, Clark M. Eichelberger 2019 University of San Diego

The Seabed Question In Context: One Of Many Issues Massing For The 1973 Conference, Clark M. Eichelberger

San Diego Law Review

A Comment on the evolution the United Nation's Seabed Committee.


An Englishman's Safe Port, F. J.J. Cadwallader 2019 University of San Diego

An Englishman's Safe Port, F. J.J. Cadwallader

San Diego Law Review

A discussion of use and elements of safe ports by ships in distress.


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