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Title: Protocol to Amend the International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law Relating to Bills of Lading
Alternative Title(s): Visby Amendments
Visby Rules
Available From: http://www.admiraltylawguide.com/conven/visbyrules1968.html
Conclusion Date: 1968-02-23
Entry Into Force Date: 1977-06-23
Description: The Visby Amendments, together with the Hague Rules (the International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Bills of Lading) provide the main legal framework for the carriage of goods by sea. These rules set forth documentation requirements and define the potential liability of carriers. They also set the measure of compensation for loss and damage.
Legal Citation: 1412 UNTS 127
Amends: International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Bills of Lading (Hague Rules)
Amended By: SDR Protocol
EISIL Categories: Home > Communications & Transport > Transport > Water
Home > International Economic Law > International Trade Law
Home > International Air, Space & Water > Water > Maritime Matters
Keywords: maritime
Language(s): English
Document Creator: International Maritime Organization
Site Administrator: Todd Kenyon
Kenyon@admiraltylawguide.com


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