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Fall 2014
5373 Admiralty - BRITTON- 19587

Professor(s): Raymond Britton (FACULTY)

Credits: 3

Course Areas: International Law 

Time: 10:30a-12:00p  MWLocation: 113  BLB

Course Outline: The course is basically divided into two parts, jurisdiction and procedure and substantive principles of Admiralty. Jurisdiction includes the establishment and formulation of Admiralty jurisdiction in the courts as well as various forms of relief available in Admiralty and the problems associated with federal–state accommodations in maritime cases. The substantive part of the course includes charter parties, maritime liens, rights of seamen and waterfront workers and the use of ship mortgages.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes:   

Prerequisites:  

First Day Assignments: Read pp. 1-26 in the Admiralty casebook for the first class assignment.

Final Exam Schedule: 12/12/14 10am-1pm  213 BLB    

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Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Course Materials (4/3/2014 2:09:46 PM)

Book Required