F&ES 863b/LAW 21651

Law of the Sea

Credits: 2
Spring 2016: M, 4:10-6:00, SLB - TBD


This seminar will consider intensively some current problems concerning combating piracy; protection of the marine environment and conservation; maritime boundary delimitation; procedures for determining the boundaries of outer continental shelves; the Seabed Authority; rights and obligations of states not parties to the U.N. Convention on the Law of the Sea; the Arctic and the controversy on whaling. There will also be a workshop on using ARC GIS