Legal Regime of Carriage by Sea

19 Pages Posted: 30 Jun 2013 Last revised: 12 Jul 2013

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Nadezda Butakova

Russian Academy of National Economy and Public Administration under the President of the Russian Federation (RANEPA)

Date Written: June 29, 2013

Abstract

Activities of Maritime transport today is the basis for international economic cooperation. Execution by Russian Federation of the international agreements relevant to the trade navigation requires a proper development of the Russian law in a field of trade navigation and keep it at a modern level. However, many of the international conventions in the field of Maritime navigation, not ratified by the Russian Federation. This causes multiple problems in the practice, mainly related to liability of the carrier and the safety of navigation.

Keywords: shipping, national legislation, international conventions, ratification, shipowner, cargo owner

JEL Classification: K29

Suggested Citation

Butakova, Nadezda, Legal Regime of Carriage by Sea (June 29, 2013). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2286999 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2286999

Nadezda Butakova (Contact Author)

Russian Academy of National Economy and Public Administration under the President of the Russian Federation (RANEPA) ( email )

Vernadskogo Prospect 82
Sredny av. V.O., 57/43
Moscow, St. Petersburg 119571
Russia

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