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Piracy and the zero incentive approach

Caldwell, Graham (2012) Piracy and the zero incentive approach Shipping and Trade Law, 12, (3), pp. 1-3.

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With all the information available on Somali piracy and the sheer number of captures in and around the Gulf of Aden, it seems unthinkable that shipowners would send out a vessel without appropriate counter-measures, or indeed a properly trained crew. However, a brief look at recent decisions and contractual limitations suggests that there is little incentive to implement what the UN et al recommend as ‘best practice’ whilst sailing through the transit corridor.

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Published date: April 2012
Organisations: Southampton Law School


Local EPrints ID: 341805
ISSN: 1471-9614
PURE UUID: ee8eecfe-ae07-4cc3-b418-4875cd413242

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Date deposited: 06 Aug 2012 13:49
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 05:32

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Author: Graham Caldwell

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