Admiralty and International Maritime Law

Application of tort and contract principles to the maritime field with a consideration of traditional maritime subjects: liens, collision, salvage, cargo damage, charter parties, general average, limitation of liability and ship mortgages. Briefer coverage is given to admirality jurisdiction and procedure, federal regulation of shipping, international maritime conventions and choice of law problems.
Credits: 3

Type: LEC

Does this course satisfy the writing requirement? Yes

Is this course open to LL.M. students? Yes

Do the credits of this course count toward the specialized program credits that students need for the International Business & Trade Law LL.M. Program? Yes