Sunday, October 18, 2020
Maritime News

Opinion: Law of the Sea Can’t Solve the Greco-Turkish Island Problem: Andreas Kluth

By Andreas Kluth (Bloomberg Opinion) –Kastellorizo is one of those places that might become a cause for war even though most people couldn’t find it on a map. The combatants...

October 18, 2020
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Monday, November 17, 2014
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Statoil Runs into UNCLOS Liability as Canada Extends Seabed Territories

Norway's Statoil risks millions of dollars in extra costs in Canada - a test case that could spell problems for other oil firms too as coastal states extend their seabed territories far into resource-rich ocean depths.

November 17, 2014
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Wednesday, November 6, 2013
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U.N. Convention on the Law of the Sea Unenforceable as Dutch Hope to Free Greenpeace Activists

The Netherlands asked an international court on Wednesday to order Russia to release 30 people detained during a Greenpeace protest against oil drilling in the Arctic at a tribunal Moscow refused to attend.

November 6, 2013
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Sunday, June 24, 2012
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Opposition to the U.N. Convention on the Law of the Sea

By Elisabeth Ferland The military, business leaders, environmentalists, and labor groups all support the ratification of the U.N. Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS).  In testimony to the Senate...

June 24, 2012
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Saturday, June 23, 2012
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The Consequences of A Third Strike at UNCLOS

If we’ve learned anything from the economic plight of the last few years, it’s the benefits of legal certainty for economic growth. Yet when small businesses, big industry, environmentalists, government,...

June 23, 2012
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