Centre for Maritime Law

About Centre for Maritime Law

The Centre for Maritime Law (CML) aims to be the industry leader for maritime law research in Singapore and in the region, and also contributes to the needs and aspirations of the wider international maritime law community. Our research focus is private (commercial) maritime law, including: admiralty law and maritime arbitration; carriage of goods and passengers by sea; charterparties; the international sale of goods carried by sea; trade finance law; ship finance law; all aspects of the law relating to maritime casualties arising at sea; maritime private international law issues; marine insurance law; and oil and gas law... (more)

CML Seminar Series: Multimodal Transport Law: Systems and Rules

Dr Michiel Spanjaart (Erasmus University) conducted an engaging seminar covering the complexities of the law relating to international multimodal transport contracts. He highlighted the differences between the various unimodal conventions and their domestic application, explaining the difficulties that arise in identifying the relevant unimodal convention when goods are damaged during a multimodal carriage contract.

18th International Maritime Law Arbitration Moot (IMLAM) 2017

Congratulations to NUS Law team who emerged as champions of the 18th International Maritime Law Arbitration Moot!... (more).

CML Lunchtime Seminar: Fire on board! An insight into ship casualties

CML is delighted to have three industry experts in our first lunchtime seminar of 2017... (more).

CML Seminar Series: Marine Insurance - Recent Developments in England

Professor Robert Merkin QC gave an engaging seminar on the developments of the Insurance Act 2015 and its significance for Singapore... (more).

Book Launch: Illegality in Marine Insurance Law by Dr Wang Feng

CML is delighted to announce the publication of Dr Wang Feng's Illegality in Marine Insurance Law by Informa Law from Routledge. This is the first book which deals specifically with illegality in the context of marine insurance law... (more).

AsianSIL 6th Binennial Conference 2017
Presentation of paper on commercial vessel involvement in humanitarian rescue operations.
Speaker: Visiting Research Fellow, Richard Kilpatrick
Date: 25-26 August 2017
Venue: Lotte Hotel, Seoul
Centre for Maritime Law Seminar Series, "Public and Private Standards and Conformity of Goods in Sale of Goods"
By: Visiting Professor Djakhongir Saidov
Date: 29 August 2017, Tuesday
Time: 4.00 pm to 6.00 pm
Venue: Maxwell Chambers

Centre for Maritime Law Short Course, "The Law and Practice of Marine Insurance"
By: Visiting Associate Professor, Dr Steven Hazelwood
Date: 7 September 2017, Thursday
Time: 9.00 am to 4.30 pm
Venue: Maxwell Chambers

Update: 50% (excluding GST) MCF Training Grant is available for eligible participants. Please refer to http://www.mpa.gov.sg/mcf for information.


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