Recent publications 

Recent publications by Marine and Shipping Law Unit members.

1. Books

V Cogliati-Bantz, Means of Transportation and Nationality: Transportation Registered by International Organizations (Routledge 2015)

D Cremean, Admiralty Jurisdiction and Practice (Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia) (4th edn, Federation Press, 2015)

M White, Australian Submarines: A History (2nd ed, ATOM 2015).

S Derrington and J Turner, The law and practice of admiralty matters (2nd ed. Oxford University Press, 2016)

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2. Journal articles and book chapters

V Cogliati-Bantz, 'Archipelagic States and the New Law of the Sea' in Lilian del Castill (ed), Law of the Sea, from Grotius to the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea. Liber Amicorum Judge Hugo Caminos (Brill, Leiden 2015) 299- 317

C Forrest, 'South Africa' (2015) International Maritime and Commercial Law Yearbook 183-194

N Gaskell, 'Developments in Australian Maritime Law 2013-2014' (2015) 46 (3) Journal of Maritime Law and Commerce 311-351

N Gaskell, “Limitation of Liability and Division of Loss in Operation” in S. Gault, General Editor, Marsden and Gault on Collisions at Sea (14th ed. 2016, Sweet and Maxwell) 973-1020.

C Forrest, ‘South African Maritime Law (2016) International Maritime and Commercial Law Yearbook 200-2010

C Forrest, 'State Cooperation in Combating Transboundary Marine Pollution in South East Asia' (2016) 30 Australian and New Zealand Maritime Law Journal 78-89

N Gaskell and C Forrest, “The Wreck Removal Convention 2007” [2016] Lloyd's Maritime and Commercial Law Quarterly 49-117

H Zhong and M White “South China Sea; Its Importance for Shipping, Trade, Energy and Fisheries”, (2017) 2 Asia-Pacific Journal of Ocean Law and Policy 9-24.

V Cogliati-Bantz, ‘The South China Sea Arbitration (The Republic of the Philippines v. The People’s Republic of China) (2016) 31(4) The International Journal of Marine and Coastal Law, 759-774

V Cogliati Bantz, ‘Archipelagic States and the new Law of the Sea’. in L. Del Castillo (Ed.) Law of the Sea, from Grotius to the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea: Liber Amicorum Judge Hugo Caminos (Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill, 2015).

V Cogliati-Bantz, ‘L’immatriculation des navires par les organisations internationales : une question négligée’ (2015) Annuaire du droit de la mer, 20, 233-286

N. Gaskell, Review of Kate Lewins, International Carriage of Passengers by Sea (2017) Journal of Business Law, 261-267.

C Forrest, 'The Law and Practice of Piracy at Sea: European and International Perspectives, Edited by Panos Koutrakos and Achilles Skordas' (2016) 30 Ocean Yearbook 594-598

N. Gaskell, Review of Henrik Ringbom (ed), Jurisdiction over Ships: Post-UNCLOS Developments in the Law of the Sea (2016) 22 Journal of International Maritime Law 151-154.

C Forrest ‘South African Maritime Law (2017) International Maritime and Commercial Law Yearbook 181-188

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3. Conference papers and seminars

P Billings, N Gaskell, M White QC, 'Maritime Powers Act and Refugees: Where Next?', Maritime and Shipping Law Unit (MASLU) Twilight Seminar Series, TC Beirne School of Law, UQ (25 February, 2015)

N Gaskell, 'The Electronic Bill of Lading', Sala delle Armi', Faculty of Law, University of Bologna (15 June   2015)

N Gaskell, 'Good Faith in Carriage Contracts - a Comparative Perspective', in the conference on “Rethinking Commercial Law – Recent Developments and Reform Proposals”, Institute of Maritime Law, Southampton University, and Norton Rose Fulbright (London 19 June 2015)

C Forrest, ‘Indemnities and towage contracts’, Global Shipping Forum 2015, Indemnities and Guarantees in Maritime Law, Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore, 7-8  December 2015

N Gaskell, ‘Express and implied indemnities in time charterparties’, Global Shipping Forum 2015, Indemnities and Guarantees in Maritime Law, Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore, 7-8  December 2015

C Forrest, 'State Cooperation in Combating Transboundary Marine Pollution in South East Asia', Maritime Law in the Asia-Pacific Region, Wellington New Zealand 25 February 2016

N Gaskell,  “Overview of Electronic Bill of Lading – Advantages & Challenges”, in Seminar on ‘Electronisation of Transferable Documents or Instruments Used in International Trade’, UN Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), Attorney-General’s Chambers of Singapore, Association of Banks in Singapore, Singapore 10-11 March 2016.

C Forrest, 'Salvage Contracts & the Nairobi Convention' AMSA's Salvage & Wreck Workshop, National Maritime Museum, Sydney, 15 June 2016

N Gaskell, “The South China Sea Award” in “South China Sea Decision: A Snapshot of Issues”, MASLU, MLAANZ and ILA Seminar, 18 August 2016, Clayton Utz, Brisbane.

N Gaskell, “International Liability and Compensation Conventions”, in PACPLAN 2016 Workshop, AMSA and MASLU, 31 August -1 September 2016, Brisbane.

N Gaskell, “The Athens Convention on the Carriage of Passengers by Sea 2002”, Maritime Law Association of Australia and New Zealand 43rd National Conference on “Resources vs the Reef”, Noosa, 19 September 2016.

C Forrest, ‘The law of Wreck’ Chinese University of Hong Kong Law School Seminar Series, Hong Kong,21 April 2017

N Gaskell, “Liability and Compensation Regimes: Pollution of the High Seas”, in High Seas Governance: Gaps and Challenges, Centre for International law, National University of Singapore, Singapore, 24 to 25 April 2017.

C Forrest, ‘IMO Shipping Conventions’ in The International Maritime Organisation’s (IMO) Conventions, Maritime and Shipping Branch, Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development, 3-5 May 2017, Canberra.

N Gaskell, ‘International Liability and Compensation Conventions’ in The International Maritime Organisation’s (IMO) Conventions, Maritime and Shipping Branch, Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development, 3-5 May 2017, Canberra.

N Gaskell, “Energy Cargoes: liability and the environment”, in Global Shipping Law Forum 2017, Shipping and Energy: The Role of the Law, Queen Mary University of London, London 12-13 July 2017.

N Gaskell, “Australian maritime law and international perspectives”, Institute of Maritime Law, University of Southampton, 2 August 2017.

C Forrest, ‘The legal content of the 2001 UNESCO Convention’, in ASEAN-UNESCO Conference on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage, Makassar, Indonesia 19-20 September 2017

N Gaskell, “Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims (LLMC Convention)”, in AMSA’s 2nd Annual Salvage & Wreck Workshop 2017, Sydney 28-29 November 2017

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4. Media

C Forrest, 'Maritime War Graves of World War I', Evenings with Tim Cox, 612 ABC (18 Mar, 2015; Breakfast with Ian Newton, Radio Adelaide (9 Mar, 2015); Weekend Wake-up Rod Tiley, 6PR (8 Mar, 2015); Drive with Louise Saunders, ABC Local Radio (9 Mar, 2015) and Nights with Walter Williams, 4BC News Talk (5 Mar, 2015)

N Gaskell, ‘Pollution fines from Globex’s Regina’ ABC TV interview shown 22 June 2017

C Forrest ‘Australia’s War Wrecks’ Nightlife with Dominic Knight, ABC National 27 December 2017.

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5. Submissions

N Gaskell, Oral submission with Stuart Hetherington of MLAANZ, at 2016 meetings organised in Canberra with DFID and Treasury about possible accession by Australia to key maritime law conventions, including the Athens Convention 2002 and the Wreck Removal Convention 2007.

N Gaskell,  Submission dated 8/12/2016 (6788 words) on “Unfair Contract Terms and the Maritime Provisions in s.28(1)-(2) of the ACL” to Consumer Affairs Australia and New Zealand’s (CAANZ) Australian Consumer Law (ACL) Review, based on the Interim Report of 14 October 2016. Submission consisted of an analysis of potential defects in the ACL relevant to the maritime law exceptions in Part 2-3 of the ACL. The Final Report in March 2017 noted that it would be necessary to examine exemptions generally in future (see Chapter 4).

N Gaskell, Submission to UK Department for Transport Consultation on changes to domestic legislation implementing certain international maritime liability conventions (in particular, revision of the LLMC 1996). 27 January 2016.

N Gaskell, Response (22 December 2017) to Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development  Consultation document 30 November 2017 “Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage by Sea: the Athens Convention 2002”.

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