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Admiralty : Cases and Materials

Admiralty : Cases and Materials - 5th edition

Admiralty : Cases and Materials - 5th edition

ISBN13: 9781587781643

ISBN10: 1587781646

Admiralty : Cases and Materials by Jo Desha Lucas - ISBN 9781587781643
Edition: 5TH 03
Copyright: 2003
Publisher: Foundation Press
Published: 2003
International: No
Admiralty : Cases and Materials by Jo Desha Lucas - ISBN 9781587781643

ISBN13: 9781587781643

ISBN10: 1587781646

Edition: 5TH 03

Summary

Lucas' casebook provides detailed information on admiralty. The casebook provides the tools for fast, easy, on-point classroom discussion and study. Part of the University Casebook Series®, it includes selected cases designed to illustrate the development of a body of law on a particular subject. Text and explanatory materials designed for law study accompany the cases.

Author Bio

Lucas, Jo Desha : University of Chicago

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Chapters
Introduction
Navigable Waters of the United States
Locality and Subject Matter in Determining Jurisdiction
Vessels and Jurisdiction
Admiralty Jurisdiction and Federalism
Admiralty Jurisdiction and the Federal Judicial System
Jurisdiction in Rem, In Personam, Attachments in the Admiralty
Venue in Suits in Admiralty
Appeals in Suits in Admiralty
Suits Against the Government
Sources of the Substantive Law
The Maritime Lien
Carriage of Passengers
Carriage of Goods
Salvage
General Average
Collision
Tort Law in General
Maritime Law of Industrial Accidents
Death Actions
Limitation of Liability
Postcript on Federal Preemption

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