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Maritime Law DeskBook

Now in its 9th Edition (2016), 725 pages plus index. Price $280.00 to new subscribers (30 day review, return for full credit). Supplemented annually.

Contact: Compass Publishing Co. PO Box 315, Burlington, WA 98233. Phone: (360) 766-9944

Purchase at: http://compasspublishingco.com/Going

Basic Table of Contents

  1. Introduction to Maritime Law and Admiralty Jurisdiction
  2. Admiralty and Maritime Practice and Procedure
  3. Sources of Substantive Maritime Law: Federal Supremacy, Preemption and Supersession
  4. Collisions and Other Damage to Property
  5. Personal Injuries to Passengers and Invitees
  6. Personal Injuries: Damages
  7. Personal Injuries: Seamen
  8. Maritime Death Remedies
  9. Longshore and Harbor Worker's Compensation Act
  10. Liabilities of Carriers of Goods by Sea
  11. Tower's Liabilities
  12. Vessel Charters
  13. Wreck Removal Obligations
  14. Liabilities for Water Pollution
  15. Maritime Products Liabilities and Liabilities of Service Contractors
  16. Maritime Liens and Preferred Ship Mortgages
  17. Limitation of Liability
  18. Awards of Attorney Fees, Prejudgement Interest and Punitive Damages in Admiralty
  19. Regulation of Vessel Documentation, Licensing, Safety, Marine Inspection & Casualty Investigations
  20. Seamen's Employment Laws
  21. Salvage
  22. Marine Insurance

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