Maritime and transport insurance law

Course Code :2300RECMTV
Study domain:Law
Academic year:2019-2020
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:30
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Kristiaan Bernauw

3. Course contents *

Shall be treated :

  • the sources of legislation and regulation
  • the transport insurance business (organisation, functioning, parties and intermediaries involved)
  • the categories of transport insurance (cargo, hull, liabililty)
  • Marine insurance in Belgium (Marine Insurance Act, Antwerp cargo insurance policy) and in Great Brittain (Marince Insurance Act and Institute Clauses), organisation and functioning of P&I Clubs, Lloyds of London.
  • Inland navigation insurance in Belgium and in The Netherlands
  • Insurance of road transport (CMR policy)
  • Aviation insurance
  • Rail transport insurance