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Call For Papers: NLUO's Int'l Conference On Maritime Law [22nd-23rd Feb]

Aasavari Rai
14 Nov 2019 3:37 PM GMT
Call For Papers: NLUOs Intl Conference On Maritime Law [22nd-23rd Feb]
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The Centre for Maritime Law, NLUO is organizing the International Conference on Maritime Law, 2020, in collaboration with HP Law-Advocates, Mumbai.

Dates: 22nd-23rd February 2020

Theme of the Conference: Reshaping the New Horizons: Maritime Law Perspective in 21st Century


  • Foreign Direct Investment in the Shipping Industry
  • Changing Global Scenario in Maritime Law and World Economy
  • Marine Insurance and Development of New Laws
  • Challenges of Maritime Security in Present Scenario
  • Protection of Life at Sea: A Duty on the Coastal States
  • Resolving Maritime Jurisdictional Issue by International Cooperation
  • Asylum Seeker and their rights under International Law of Sea
  • Marine Environment Protection and Impact of Climate Change
  • Protection of Common Natural Resources: A Step for Sustainable Development
  • Development of Laws Relating to Cargo Disputes
  • Rights & Duty of Seamen under International Maritime Law
  • Dispute Management for Freight Settlements
  • Rapid changes in technologies and its impact on maritime law
  • Maritime Piracy and Security
  • Arrest of Vessels: Jurisdiction & Practice

The above-mentioned sub-themes are not exhaustive, the author may choose any other theme. However, the same shall not be in derogation of the primary theme of the Conference.

Eligible Participants: Submissions are invited from students pursuing law, academicians, scholars, advocates and technical experts from the maritime Industry.

Awards & Publication:

  • There shall be awards for best and second-best research papers which shall entail a cash reward and an internship opportunity with HP LAW Advocates, Mumbai.
  • Furthermore, there shall be awards for Best and Second-best Presenters which shall comprise a cash reward.
  • Top 15 research papers shall be published in the form of a book and an additional 10 research papers shall be published on the Centre's blog and certificates of Publication for the same shall be provided.
  • All the presenters and attendees will receive a certificate of presentation and certificate of participation respectively.

Important Dates:

  • Last Date for Abstract Submission: 24th November 2019
  • Communication of Acceptance of Abstract and Opening of Registrations for Presenters: 1st December 2019
  • Last Date for Registrations for Presenters: 10th December 2019
  • Last Date of Full Paper Submission: 15th January 2020
  • Dates of Conference: 22nd-23rd February 2020

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