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Maritime Law

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This guide provides a list of maritime legal resources available to students at the Garbrecht Law Library.  It includes books, databases, journals and internet resources.


Black's Law Dictionary (11th ed. 2019)
Maritime Law. The body of law governing marine commerce and navigation, the carriage at sea of persons and property, and marine affairs in general; the rules governing contract, tort, and workers'-compensation claims or relating to commerce on or over water. — Also termed admiralty; admiralty law; sea law. Cf. general maritime law; law of the sea.

Lexis Resources on Maritime Law

Westlaw Resources on Maritime Law

Track Bills


Maritime Law Organizations