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Warranties in marine insurance

In the law of marine insurance, a warranty is one of the principal undertakings of the assured, which has the role of determining the scope of the insurance contract. The primary aim of this book is to review the law in respect of marine insurance warranties and identify difficulties in this area.
Print Book, English, 2001
Cavendish, London, 2001
350 pages ; 24 cm
9781859416150, 9781843142980, 1859416152, 1843142988
Warranties in General; Express Warranties; Implied Warranty of Seaworthiness; Other Implied Warranties in the Context of Marine Insurance; Nature of Marine Warranties; Waiver of Breach of Marine Insurance Warranties; Leading Defences of a Marine Insurer; Conjunction Between Leading Positive (Affirmative) Defences of the Underwriter and Breach of Warranty Defence; Legal Positions in Relation to Warranties in Some Jurisdictions; The Conclusion: A Case for Reform?