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)


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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: Delivery of Goods under Bills of Lading

CML kicks off 2017 Seminar Series with Visiting Associate Professor Anders Møllmann who discussed the challenges of 'the presentation rule' for bills of lading... (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).

18th Annual International Maritime Law Arbitration Moot Competition 2017 (IMLAM)
Hosted by: Centre for Maritime Law (CML)
Date: 30 June - 5 July 2017
Centre for Maritime Law Seminar Series, "Multimodal Transport Law: Systems and Rules"
By: Visiting Senior Research Fellow, Dr Michiel Spanjaart
Date: 20 July 2017
Time: 4.00 pm to 6.00 pm
Venue: Maxwell Chambers

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