'Leaving the Corsair's name to other times:' How to enforce the law of sea piracy in the 21st century through regional international agreements
- 'Leaving the Corsair's name to other times:' How to enforce the law of sea piracy in the 21st century through regional international agreements. Goodman, Timothy H. // Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law;Winter99, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p139
Explicates the prospects of enacting regional international agreements to suppress piracy within Southeast Asia, Africa, and the Americas. Legal-historical background of piracy; Nature of modern-day piracy threat; Policy grounds and elements of regional Piracy Charters; Resultant policy...
- The First Prosecution of Somali Pirates under the Japanese Piracy Act: The Guanabara Case. Tsuruta, Jun // Journal of East Asia & International Law;2014, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p243
The article reports on the incident involving Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd.'s crude oil tanker Guanabara, which was attacked by Somali pirates while navigating on the high seas in the Arabian Sea off the coast of Somali on March 5, 2011. It notes that the pirates boarded the tanker and attempted to...
- Towards an International Piracy Tribunal: Curing the Legal Limbo of Captured Pirates. Fry, James D. // African Journal of International & Comparative Law;Oct2014, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p341
The article examines the definition of piracy and the current international law that intents to combat piracy in 2014. It explores the shortcomings and achievements of the efforts of the international naval powers to capture pirates. It presents proposal on the need to establish a judicial...
- The Open Seas Are Becoming No-Man's-Land. Howell, Llewellyn D. // USA Today Magazine;May99, Vol. 127 Issue 2648, p35
Discusses the occurrence of piracy in the sea. Details on the common strategies of sea pirates during attacks; Common targets of Asian pirates; Major problem in dealing with piracy; Actions taken by international bodies to stop piracy in the sea.
- 'Pirates Plunder at Will in Brazil,' Reuters, December 2, 1997. // Trends in Organized Crime;Summer1998, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p110
Presents an abstract of the article entitled `Pirates Plunder at Will in Brazil,' which appeared in the December 2, 1997 issue of `Reuters.'
- Helen Gibson, 'A Plague of Pirates,' Time, Vol. 150, No. 7,. // Trends in Organized Crime;Summer1998, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p111
Presents an abstract of the article `A Plague of Pirates,' by Helen Gibson which appeared in the August 18, 1997 issue of `Time.'
- Asia Fights Piracy. Cottrill, Ken // Traffic World;5/8/2000, Vol. 262 Issue 6, p35
Focuses on the cooperation among a group of Asian nations to combat piracy in the maritime industry. Increase in maritime piracy according to figures released by the International Maritime Bureau of the International Chamber of Commerce; Agreement to increase the exchange of information on...
- Pirates Private and Public. Fabey, Michael // Traffic World;12/7/98, Vol. 256 Issue 10, p26
Focuses on the anti-pirate hit squad, Rapid Response Investigation Service. Role of the service in the investigation of piracy incidents; Cooperation of the service with the law enforcement and ship owners; Complaints filed by the Maritime Bureau and the International Maritime Council against...
- SOMALSKI PIRATI - RASTUÄ†I MEÆ‰UNARODNI PROBLEM KOJI TREBA HITNO RIJEÅ ITI. Šošić, Ivan // Nase More;2011, Vol. 58 Issue 1/2, p82
Somalia has been for decades a country on the verge of humanitarian catastrophe with constant inner conflicts hunger and place where only the pirates "reign". "Horn of Africa Pirates" as they have been called in the Gulf of Aden area, seize ships asking for millions of dollars ransom for their...