IMO Legal Committee - International Group attendance

Monday, 13th June 2016

The International Group attended and took a full and active role in the 103rd session of the IMO Legal Committee that was held in London from 8th – 10th June.

The Legal Committee's main agenda items included monitoring the implementation of the HNS Protocol, 2010, the judicial sale of ships, liability and compensation issues connected with trans-boundary pollution damage from offshore oil exploration and exploitation activities, piracy and the fair treatment of seafarers in the event of a maritime accident amongst other agenda items.