Category Archives: Maritime

Special Issue: Regulating Private Maritime Security Providers

Volume 46, Issue 2, 2015 < Prev Ocean Development & International Law Special Issue: Regulating Private Maritime Security Providers Editorial Regulating Private Maritime Security Providers Carolin Liss & Patricia Schneider pages 81-83 Published online: 19 May 2015 Articles (Re)Establishing Control? … Continue reading

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Contractors as a Second Best Option: The Italian Hybrid Approach to Maritime Security

Ocean Development & International Law Volume 46, Issue 2, 2015 Special Issue:   Regulating Private Maritime Security Providers Contractors as a Second Best Option: The Italian Hybrid Approach to Maritime Security

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Piracy and the armed guard question

Piracy and the armed guard question By Marcus Hand from Singapore One of the more controversial growth sectors in shipping has been the private security business, in particular, the use of armed guards. In the lawless waters in the Indian … Continue reading

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Equity investor to help steer Drum Cussac

Equity investor to help steer Drum Cussac Girija Shettar 19 February 2015 Maritime intelligence company Drum Cussac will receive investment from a UK private equity fund, which will also have a stake in the management of the company. Equity firm … Continue reading

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Maritime Security at a Crossroads

Maritime Security at a Crossroads By MarEx 2015-04-26 16:55:27 By Thomas Bennett, L.L.B. Somalia remains a failed state. Poverty, the absence of enforced law, and psychopathy masquerading as a just cause foment an environment where money for gain, or money … Continue reading

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Yemen War Puts Sea Trade Routes at Risk

Yemen War Puts Sea Trade Routes at Risk By Reuters 2015-05-13 15:22:29 With Middle East giants Saudi Arabia and Iran squaring up on opposing sides in the Yemen war, the dangers to vital oil tanker and goods voyages are growing … Continue reading

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Gunslingers on the High Seas: A Call for Regulation

Gunslingers on the High Seas: A Call for Regulation Dutton, Yvonne M. “Gunslingers on the High Seas: A Call for Regulation.” The Hamburg Lectures on Maritime Affairs 2011-2013. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2015. 251-300.

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Assessing State Jurisdiction and Industry Regulation over Private Maritime Security. An international and comparative regulatory review

Assessing State Jurisdiction and Industry Regulation over Private Maritime Security. An international and comparative regulatory review Permanent link   http://hdl.handle.net/10037/7150 thesis.pdf (1.719Mb) SIMON WILLIAMS JUR-3910 Master of Laws Thesis MUNIN (PDF) Date  2014-08-31 Type   Master thesis Mastergradsoppgave Author   Williams, Simon Abstract … Continue reading

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Arming Merchant Vessels: Enhancing or Imperilling Maritime Safety and Security?

Arming Merchant Vessels: Enhancing or Imperilling Maritime Safety and Security? Author: Clive Schofield1 Source: The Korean Journal of International and Comparative Law, Volume 2, Issue 1, pages 46 – 66 Publication Year : 2014 The substantial rise in the threat … Continue reading

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Blackwater’s New Battlefield: Toward a Regulatory Regime in the United States for Privately Armed Contractors Operating at Sea

Blackwater’s New Battlefield: Toward a Regulatory Regime in the United States for Privately Armed Contractors Operating at Sea Mahard, Sean Patrick. Vand. J. Transnat’l L. 47 (2014): 331.

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