International Recent Developments: Australia

Kate Lewins | International Recent Developments

This Survey provides a brief summary of the more significant cases in maritime law to have been decided in Australia during 2010 and early 2011. It begins by considering two judgments of the High Court of Australia that may be of interest to readers. The Survey then considers various commercial maritime cases that have arisen, before concluding with a brief summary of some of the more important developments pertaining to maritime matters that took place this year.