TITLE

Conflicting Laws in "Wet" Multimodal Carriage of Goods: The UNCITRAL Draft Convention on the Carriage of Goods [Wholly or Partly] [by Sea]

AUTHOR(S)
Nikaki, Theodora
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Journal of Maritime Law & Commerce;2006, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p521
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) Draft Convention on the Carriage of Goods. This started out in 1996 as a project on the unification of the international laws on carriage of goods by sea. UNCITRAL collaborated with the Comité Maritime International to monitor transport operations.
ACCESSION #
23492855

 

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