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THE LIABILITY OF THE CLASSIFICATION SOCIETIES

The sinking of the Al-Salam Boccaccio ‘98: a pivotal ruling of the European Court of Justice followed by the Italian Supreme Court denying state immunity to the classification societies.  Factual Background  The Al-Salam Boccaccio ‘98, a Panama flagged Ro-Ro passenger ferry en route from Saudi Arabia to Egypt sunk in the Red Sea on the […]
  • Posted by Lorenzo Macchi
  • On 12 March 2021
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