Research Profile

Recent Publications (2008 onwards)

Book

Miljöfarliga sjötransporter – internationella skadeståndsregler (publication in Swedish, title translated as Maritime transport of environmentally hazardous substances - international liability regimes ), Stockholm Centre for Commercial Law, Jure Förlag AB, 2015

Book Chapters

Liability and Compensation for Ship-source Pollution, The IMLI Manual on International Maritime Law, Volume III – Marine Environmental Law and Maritime Security Law, Chapter 9 (2016)

Future developments of the international liability and compensation regimes in the context of the present economic crisis, 8th International, Conference of Maritime Law, Shipping in periods of economic distress, held in Athens 10-12 October 2013, Piraeus Bar Association, Nomiki Bibliothiki, Athens 2015, p. 167

Places of Refuge: Who Pays Compensation When Things Go Wrong?, in Selected Issues in Maritime Law and Policy, Liber Amicorum Proshanto K. Mukherjee, Nova Science Publishers New York  2013, p. 135-163.

'The HNS Convention and Its 2010 Protocol’ published as Chapter 3 in Pollution at Sea: Law and Liability (2012, Informa) 23- 57

'La Convención Bunker en vigor', in Analisis de 10 años de vigencia de las leyes marítimas venezolanas, Academia de Ciencias Políticas y Sociales, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Serie Eventos 28, 2012, p. 407

'Promotion of Quality Shipping - A lawyer's perspective', in Free on Board, Liber Amicorum Marc A. Huybrechts, Intersentia, Antwerp Cambridge 2011 p. 425        

'Dispute Resolution in Oil Pollution Cases - Are there Alternatives to Litigation in National Courts'? in Serving the Rule of International Law, Essays in Honour of Professor David Joseph Attard, Mare Nostrum Publications 2009.

Articles

‘The Torrey Canyon Fifty Years on: The Legal Legacy] , Journal of International Maritime Law, 2017 p. 20

‘To What Extent Do International Treaties Result in the Uniformity of Maritime Law?’, Journal of International Maritime Law, 2016 p. 94

El Protocolo de 2010 relativo al Convenio Internacional sobre Responsabilidad e Indemnización de  Daños en Relación con el Transporte Marítimo de Sustancias Nocivas y Potencialmente Peligrosas, 1996 (Convenio SNP)  – ¿Se han eliminado los obstáculos para la entrada en vigor del Convenio?, Revista de Estudios Marítimos, No 58 2014 p. 19

'The French Court of Cassation and the Erika case; some issues relating to civil liability', Journal  of International Maritime Law, 2014 p.18

'The Swedish Maritime Code and the Implementation of International Treaties', Government Gazette (London), issue March 2014 p. 24

'Liability and compensation for ship-source oil pollution in China', Journal of International Maritime Law, 2013 p. 142.

 'Perspective of the Global Compensation Regimes; The Relationship between EU Legislation and Maritime Liability Conventions',  European Journal of Commercial Contract Law,  2012 number 4,  p.63

'An ideal international scheme for compensation for marine pollution damage', Journal of International Maritime Law, 2011 p. 263

 'How clean is clean? The concept of 'reasonableness' in the response to tanker oil spills', in Scritti in Onore di Francesco Berlingieri, special issue of Il Diritto Marittimo, 2010 p. 565

'Los regímenes internacionales de responsabilidad e indemnización de daños debidos a la contaminación marina, problemas políticos y legales', Actas de l’Academia Nacional de Derecho y Ciencias Sociales de Buenos Aires, Numero 48 2010

'Diplomatic Conference adopts Protocol to the HNS Convention', Shipping & Transport International 2010 No 2 p. 8

'L’indemnisation des dommages résultant des atteintes à l’environnement dans le cadre du régime international CLC/FIPOL', Le Droit Maritime Français, 2010, p. 463.

'The Bunkers Convention in force', Journal of International Maritime Law, 2009 p. 21

'The HNS Convention – Prospects for its entry into force', Yearbook of Comité Maritime International, 2009, p. 418.

'La Convention SNPD – Entrera-t-elle en vigueur ?', Le Droit Maritime Français,  2009 p. 356.

Report

'Interim payments within the international regime established by the Civil Liability and Fund Conventions' (co-author Richard Shaw), published by the International Oil Pollution Compensation Funds in document IOPC/APR12/10/1, Annex II, March 2012. 

Publication Record

Book

Miljöfarliga sjötransporter – internationella skadeståndsregler (publication in Swedish, title translated as Maritime transport of environmentally hazardous substances - international liability regimes ), Stockholm Centre for Commercial Law, Jure Förlag AB, 2015

Patentlagstiftningen - en kommentar, Norstedt & Söner, 836 pages (two co-authors), (Patent law - a commentary), Lund 1980.

Selected Articles and Book Chapters

El Protocolo de 2010 relativo al Convenio Internacional sobre Responsabilidad e Indemnización de  Daños en Relación con el Transporte Marítimo de Sustancias Nocivas y Potencialmente Peligrosas, 1996 (Convenio SNP)  – ¿Se han eliminado los obstáculos para la entrada en vigor del Convenio?, Revista de Estudios Marítimos, No 58 2014 p. 19

'The French Court of Cassation and the Erika case; some issues relating to civil liability', Journal  of International Maritime Law, 2014 p.18

'The Swedish Maritime Code and the Implementation of International Treaties', Government Gazette (London), issue March 2014 p. 24

Places of Refuge: Who Pays Compensation When Things Go Wrong?, in Selected Issues in Maritime Law and Policy, Liber Amicorum Proshanto K. Mukherjee, Nova Science Publishers New York  2013, p. 135-163.

'Liability and compensation for ship-source oil pollution in China', Journal of International Maritime Law, 2013 p. 142.

'Perspective of the Global Compensation Regimes; The Relationship between EU Legislation and Maritime Liability Conventions', European Journal of Commercial Contract Law, 2012 number 4, p.63

‘The HNS Convention and Its 2010 Protocol’ published as Chapter 3 in Pollution at Sea: Law and Liability (2012, Informa) 23- 57  

'La Convención Bunker en vigor', in Analisis de 10 años de vigencia de las leyes marítimas venezolanas, Academia de Ciencias Políticas y Sociales, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Serie Eventos 28, 2012, p. 407.

'Interim payments within the international regime established by the Civil Liability and Fund Conventions (co-author Richard Shaw), published by the International Oil Pollution Compensation Funds in document IOPC/APR12/10/1, Annex II, March 2012

'An ideal international scheme for compensation for marine pollution damage', Journal of International Maritime Law, 2011 p. 263

'How clean is clean? The concept of 'reasonableness' in the response to tanker oil spills', in Scritti in Onore di Francesco Berlingieri, special issue of Il Diritto Marittimo, 2010 p. 565

'Los regímenes internacionales de responsabilidad e indemnización de daños debidos a la contaminación marina, problemas políticos y legales', Actas de l’Academia Nacional de Derecho y Ciencias Sociales de Buenos Aires, Numero 48 2010

'L’indemnisation des dommages résultant des atteintes à l’environnement dans le cadre du régime international CLC/FIPOL', Le Droit Maritime Français, 2010, p. 463.

'Dispute Resolution in Oil Pollution Cases - Are there Alternatives to Litigation in National Courts?' in Serving the Rule of International Law, Essays in Honour of Professor David Joseph Attard, Mare Nostrum Publications 2009  
'The Bunkers Convention in force', Journal of International Maritime Law, 2009 p. 21

'The HNS Convention – Prospects for its entry into force', Yearbook of Comité Maritime International, 2009, p. 418.

'La Convention SNPD – Entrera-t-elle en vigueur ?', Le Droit Maritime Français,  2009 p 356

'The HNS Convention – Prospects for its entry into force', Yearbook of Comité Maritime International, 2009, p. 418.

'The International Liability and Compensation Regime for Oil Pollution from Ships – International Solutions for a Global Problem’, Tulane Maritime Law Review 32, 2007, p.1

'L’expérience française du FIPOL’, Le Droit Maritime Français, 2007 p. 968

'Uniform Application of the International Regime on Liability and Compensation for Oil Pollution Damage’, in T. M. Ndiaye and R. Wolfrum (eds), Law of the Sea, Environmental Law and Settlement of Disputes, Liber Amicorum Judge Thomas A. Mensah, Leiden/Boston: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2007, p. 421.

'Ship Source Pollution – Oil and Hazardous and Noxious Substances', in Liability Regimes in Contemporary Maritime Law, ed Prof. D R Thomas, (Informa 2007)

The International Oil Pollution Compensation Funds and the International Regime of Compensation for Oil Pollution Damage, in Pollution of the Sea – Prevention and Compensation, ed J Basedow and U Magnus, Hamburg Studies  on Maritime Affairs Vol 10, p137-150, Springer 2007

'El Régimen Internacional de Responsabilidad e Indemnización de Daños Debidos a la Contaminación por Hydrocarburos: Evolución Reciente',  Revista de estudios marítimos, published by Associación Argentina de Derecho Marítimo, 2005.

'Le régime international d'indemnisation des victimes des marées noires en pleine évolution', Le Droit Maritime Français, No. 652, October 2004.

'The international compensation regime 25 years on', in The IOPC Funds' 25 years of compensating victims of oil pollution incidents, p 13, Canterbury 2003 'Ren förmögenhetsskada i internationellt perspektiv, i Festskrift till Ulf K Nordenson' (Pure economic loss from an international perspective), in Volume in honour of Ulf K Nordenson, [Justice of the Supreme Court]), Stockholm 1999

'Internationales Schadenersatzrecht für Ölverschmutzungsschäden beim Seetransport – Enwicklung in den letzten Jahren und Zukunftsperspectiven, Schriften des deutschen Vereins für Internationales Seerecht', (Hamburg 1998)

'Entwicklung des Schadensbegriffs im Recht der Haftung für Ölverschmutzungsschäden; Schriften des deutschen Vereins für Internationales Seerecht',  Hamburg 1990

'The Regime of Compensation for Oil Pollution Damage and the Conventions on Nuclear Third Party Liability – A Comparison', Conference Nuclear Inter Jura 89, International Nuclear Law Association, Tokyo 1989, p 81

'The definition of pollution damage in the 1984 Protocols to the 1969 Civil Liability Convention and the 1971 Fund Convention' (co-author Norbert Trotz); Journal of Maritime Law and Commerce, Volume 17, No. 4, October 1986 p 467-491

'Le droit des brevets dans les pays nordiques'  La propriété intellectuelle, Revue mensuelle de l'Organisation Mondiale de la Propriéte Intellectuelle (Patent Law in the Nordic Countries, Intellectual Property, Monthly Review of the World Intellectual Property Organization) p 278 French, p 242  English, Geneva 1985

'Die Vorbereitung von Gesetzen in Ministerien', in Theorie und Methoden der Gesetzgebung, p 41, Schriftenreihe der Gesellschaft für Rechtsvergleichung, Frankfurt am Main, 1983

'Employees' Inventions under Swedish Law', European Intellectual Property Review, p 99, Oxford 1982

'Patenträtten och uländerna', Nordiskt Immateriellt Rättsskydd (Patent law and developing countries, Nordic Intellectual Property Review), p 177, Stockholm 1980

'Patent och uppfinnarcertifikat', Nordiskt Immateriellt Rättsskydd (Patents and Inventors Certificates, Nordic Intellectual Property Review), p 291, Stockholm 1979

'Reform av den nordiska patenträtten', Nordiskt Immateriellt Rättsskydd (Reform of the Nordic Patent Laws, Nordic Intellectual Property Review), p 149, Stockholm 1978