There are several methods which can be used to resolve disputes, each with its particular benefits and drawbacks. This course gives you a sound base of knowledge to choose the most appropriate approach, giving you the best chance to reach a resolution
The first module is substantially more extensive than it was probably expected because it covers a wide range of sources of maritime disputes. Our purpose for this was to offer a better and enriched understanding of the complicated and technical nature of the law in these areas.
This module examines issues related to the enforcement of maritime claims with a special focus on procedures and remedies.
The aim of this module is to familiarise you with the practice and main concepts of ‘alternative dispute resolution’ (ADR) and especially negotiation and mediation. The objective is to illustrate how effective ADR processes can be.
The present module outlines the key features of arbitration, it explores its advantages and disadvantages in comparison with other forms of dispute resolution, it presents the various arbitral institutions and types of arbitration and also briefly deals with the issue of intervention of the court in arbitral proceedings.
This module offers an account of possible pitfalls to an effective arbitral procedure and focuses on variables to be considered in order to meet the expectations of international contracting parties to avoid complexities and time consuming processes in resolving their dispute.
This module discusses various legal issues relating to the procedure of arbitration
Qualification: Lloyd’s Maritime Academy Professional Development Certificate
Start date: 19th September 2016
Delivery: Part-time Tutored Distance Learning
Duration: 12 weeks
Fees: £1549 / US$2014 + VAT if applicable. 10% discount for early enrolment. Take a closer look at fees
15% discount for IAPH members
CPD/CEUs: 21 hours / 2.1 CEUs
It was a great experience to have taken this course! The material is very well writen and the quality of its content is excellent. I would defnitely recommend it for those who wish to study the maritime field
The course will be of value to shipping industry entrants, and as a refresher to those wanting to consolidate or update their knowledge. It will also benefit those needing to learn more about the legal and practical implications of maritime disputes to advance their career.
The certificate also represents a solid foundation for higher studies in the fields of chartering, arbitration, maritime law and international trade.
LLB (Hons in Law), LLM, PhD
Dr Constantina Sampani studied law at the University of Athens. She continued her studies at the University of Kent at Canterbury where she completed an LLM in International and Commercial Law and specialised in Transportation, Finance and Insurance of exports and means of transportation, International Business Transactions and International Commercial Dispute Settlements (Arbitration and Litigation).
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I found the course very useful and particularly appreciated the practical advice contained in the course material
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