Kennedy and Rose on the Law of Salvage, 9th Edition


Kennedy and Rose on the Law of Salvage

Apr 2017

• Provides in-depth coverage of all aspects of the law of salvage

• Explains the underlying concepts of salvage so the principles on which disputes frequently turn are clear
• Discusses the relationship between English Law and the IMO’s Salvage Convention
• Goes through all aspects of the salvage contract, including the standard salvage contract forms
• Examines the duties of each party and the consequences of misconduct
• Looks at salvage payments, covering who is liable and how they are distributed
• Presents coverage of awards of salvage arbitrators which dominate the actual ”case law” of salvage matters
• Considers underwater cultural property and treasure
• Examines environmental issues and how they impact on contractual and liability issues in modern salvage operations
• Covers the Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks and the Bunker Convention
• Contains all the major salvage documents, international conventions, statutes, rules and regulations so they can be consulted easily

Jurisdiction: UK