Just published - The York-Antwerp Rules: The Principles and Practice of General Average Adjustment

We are pleased to announce that the 4th Edition of this book, authored by Geoffrey Hudson and Michael Harvey, has now been published by Informa Law from Routledge as part of the Lloyd’s Shipping Law Library series.

The objective of the book is to provide a guide to the principles and practice of general average adjustment which will be of practical use both to those whose business depends upon a good understanding of such matters as well as those who may have only a passing interest in the subject but require the assurance of understanding this unique aspect of maritime law.

In addition to a detailed analysis of the 2016 Rules, the book contains chapters concerning general average & salvage security, general average absorption clauses and the insurance of average disbursements. The Appendices include the 2016 Rules contrasted with those of 1994, comparative texts of Rules from 1864 to 2016 and other useful reference materials.

The book is available by mail order at routledge.com

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