Because the liability of ship owners is limited, classification societies have been considered as exempt from liability. This book analyses which actions of classification societies may give rise to claims and whether or not the societies can be held liable under English, German or American maritime law. In addition, it develops the fundamental aspects of an international convention on the limitation of the liability of classification societies.SCU Law review, vol. 3, p. 1 (1999). Kim, Inho, a#39;Ten years after the enactment of the Oil Pollution Act of 1990: a success or a failurea#39;, Marine Policy, vol. 26, p. 197 ( 2002). Kindt, John Warren, a#39;Marine Pollution and Hydrocarbons: The Goal ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Liability of Classification Societies|
|Author||:||Nicolai I. Lagoni|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-06-30|