Scrutton on Charterparties and Bills of Lading – 21st Edition

12 June, 2008

Examining over 100 cases in the new 21st edition, Scrutton on Charterparties and Bills of Lading:

  • Features the leading statement of the principles behind charterparties
  • Illustrates the principles behind charterparties
  • Covers time charters, voyage charters and demise charters and bills of lading
  • Delivers practical advice from the leading principles-based book in the area of Charterparties
  • Covers charterparties as forms of commercial contract
  • Clarifies contracts and contractual issues by pinpointing their nature, validity, construction and performance
  • Enhances understanding of issues relating to liability and damages.
  • Reproduces relevant legislation such as the Carriage of Goods by Sea Act 1992 and 1971
  • Identifies and resolves uncertainties in points of principle; vital for dispute resolution


ISBN: 9780421915107
Published by: Sweet & Maxwell