TITLE

US seeks consensus on liability reform

AUTHOR(S)
Edmonson, R. G.
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);9/29/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 39, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Talks about cargo liability in the shipping industry. Details on a consensus on liability reform sought by the U.S. according to Michael Sturley, U.S. delegate to the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law; Discussion on a need for a convention that will recognize changes in the industry; International conventions governing cargo.
ACCESSION #
10964192

 

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