LEGISLATIVE HISTORY OF THE CARRIAGE OF GOODS BY SEA ACT AND THE TRAVAUX PREPARATOIRES OF THE HAGUE RULES
Item #: 8775
Subjects: ADMIRALTY, INTERNATIONAL LAW, LEGISLATIVE HISTORY
The Carriage of Goods by Sea Act (COGSA) was enacted toachieve international uniformity in the law governing billsof lading. This legislative history addresses a significantneed for evidence of the intended meaning of thisinternational uniform law by assembling and organizing allmaterials for easy reference. Editorial notes are addedto explain individual points of interest. Translations areprovided when necessary on international documents.