TITLE

Sea and enemies

AUTHOR(S)
Fernández-Quirós, Tomás; Morales, Oscar
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Lawyer;3/9/2009, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the issue of piracy from a legal point of view as well as in international conventions or regulations applicable to it. It discusses the provisions of the Montego Bay Convention about acts of piracy in international law. It highlights the Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts Against the Safety of Maritime Navigation 1988. Furthermore, it notes that maritime lawyers must be careful in dealing with the ransom demands of pirates.
ACCESSION #
37301738

 

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