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Fall 2021
LAW300  A  ADMIRALTY

Course Description
A study of legal issues arising in the maritime and recreational boating industry, including admiralty jurisdiction, maritime liens, salvage, cargo, carriage of goods by sea, charter parties, general average, the rights of seamen and maritime workers, collision and limitation of liability.

Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
08-23-2021 - 12-01-2021   MW  8:00 AM-9:15 AM F109

Course Frequency
This course is usually offered once every academic year

Course Information

Credits: 3
Pass/Fail Option: Yes
Prerequisite:
Grading: Graded
Method of Evaluation: Final Exam
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
General
Special Attributes: None
Course Delivery:
Residential
Special Restrictions:
Law Track(s):
Admiralty - Basic
Environment & Natural Resources - Related
Government & Regulation - Related
Litigation - Specialized
Bar Subject(s): None
Concentration(s):
Environmental Law (Area of Focus)   More information
Environmental Law (Concentration)   More information
Course Book(s):
Textbook Required:
Yes  
  • Textbook Name: Cases and Materials on Admiralty
    Textbook Type: Hardcover
    Requirement: Required
    Author: Sharpe and Winship
    Publisher: West Academic
    Edition: 6th
    ISBN: 9781634593052
      
  
First Class Assignment(s):
  • Assignment: Please read Chapter 1, Sections A and B., of the Textbook for Class 1. The Syllabus is attached.

    Material:
    Cases and Materials on Admiralty, by Sharpe, Sharpe, and Winship (6th ed.)

    TWEN/Blackboard/Course Webpage Link:
    www.courses.miami.edu
      

    SYLLABUS.Admiralty 2021 8-6-21.pdf

 
Professor(s)

KARCHER, MICHAEL


Biography
Contact Information:
Email: mrkarcher@aol.com