Introduction to marine law - half day course
This course is designed to introduce delegates with little or no
legal knowledge to the basics of international and national
- Sources of law
- National vs. international
- How they are created
- How they are enforced
- Limitation of liability
- General Average
- Wreck removal
- Contracts of carriage
- Bills of lading
- Other documents
- Hague-Visby and Hamburg rules
- Multimodal transport.
At the end of this programme you will have:
- Gained an understanding of international maritime law and how
it affects insurance
- Gained maximum benefit from experienced market
- Obtained thorough introductory knowledge of maritime law, the
associated terminology and the application to the marine insurance
Who should attend?
Those starting out as marine claims adjusters or brokers, or
personnel on the placing or underwriting side at any level who want
an overview of the underlying legal framework to the business. No
experience necessary although some exposure to marine insurance
would be helpful.
Attendance of this course awards up to 3 CPD
hours where you consider it relevant to your
professional development needs.
Scheduled dates for this course have now sold out, please keep
checking the website for updates to availability. Dates are added
subject to demand and can also be run in-house for corporate