"The blog follows the general subject of migration by sea from Africa to or towards Europe and other significant maritime migration routes which end in the European Union, such as Turkey to Greece and Albania to Italy. The blog focuses on the subjects of maritime immigration enforcement, rescue at sea, and refugee and migrant rights and protections. Significant maritime migration events elsewhere in the world are noted from time to time."
"As a specialized agency of the United Nations, IMO is the global standard-setting authority for the safety, security and environmental performance of international shipping. Its main role is to create a regulatory framework for the shipping industry that is fair and effective, universally adopted and universally implemented. "
Resources available on Westlaw for Maritime Law. Including, Schoenbaum's Admiralty & Maritime Law , Law of Seamen, Law of Maritime Personal Injuries, Tulane Maritime Law Journal, & University of San Francisco Maritime Law Journal.
Maritime Law Resources on Lexis Including, Benedict on Admiralty, Journal of Maritime Law and Commerce, Loyola Maritime Law Journal, Tulane Maritime Law Journal, & University of San Francisco Maritime Law Journal. More Information
Includes "domestic federal and state maritime case law from 1912 with sporadic coverage back to 1795. It also contains selected arbitration decisions, Canadian statutes and cases, as well as other historical documents from various federal departments, such as selected Federal Maritime Commission,, the National Transportation Safety Board, and manuals for U.S. Marshals. Content is updated regularly as it is received from the publisher."
"Description: AUTHORS: John A. Edginton; Thomas J. Fennell; Steven F. Friedell; John R. Geraghty; John C. Koster; Martin J. Norris; Thomas A. Russell; Michael F. Sturley; David McIntosh Williams; Frank L. Wiswall, Jr.Benedict on Admiralty is the most complete research tool in the field. All the materials you need to practice maritime law are in this one set, including: * Concise discussion of every current issue * Explanations of court opinions and their implications * Reprints of hard-to-find primary source material * Charter parties and clauses * Treaties* Admiralty rules * Marine insurance forms * Practice and procedure forms on a variety of maritime issues"