admiralty rules

  • 1 admiralty court — A court exercising jurisdiction over all maritime contracts, torts, injuries, or offenses. Federal district courts have jurisdiction over admiralty and maritime actions. 28 U.S.C.A. No. 1333. Procedure in such actions is governed by the Fed.R.… …

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  • 2 admiralty court — A court exercising jurisdiction over all maritime contracts, torts, injuries, or offenses. Federal district courts have jurisdiction over admiralty and maritime actions. 28 U.S.C.A. No. 1333. Procedure in such actions is governed by the Fed.R.… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 3 admiralty — ad·mi·ral·ty / ad mə rəl tē/ n: the court having jurisdiction over questions of maritime law; also: maritime law Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 4 Admiralty law — Hi …

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  • 5 Admiralty court — Admiralty law History …

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  • 6 Admiralty of Amsterdam — The Admiralty of Amsterdam was the largest of the five Dutch admiralties at the time of the Dutch Republic. The administration of the various Admiralties was strongly influenced by provincial interests. The territory for which Amsterdam was… …

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  • 7 Rules of Civil Procedure — Federal Rules of Civil Procedure govern procedure in the U.S. district courts in all suits of a civil nature whether cognizable as cases at law or in equity or in admiralty with some exceptions. Fed.R.Civil P. 1. Such Rules also govern adversary… …

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  • 8 admiralty law — (Legal) system of laws and rules for behavior that are specific to sailing and commercial trading by sea …

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  • 9 Vice admiralty court — Admiralty law History …

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  • 10 United States admiralty law — (also referred to as maritime law) is the body of law that governs maritime matters in the United States. Article III, Section 2 of the United States Constitution grants original jurisdiction to U.S. federal courts over admiralty and maritime… …

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  • 11 Short Admiralty Type 74 — infobox Aircraft name = Admiralty Type 74 type = Military reconnaissance biplane seaplane manufacturer = Short Brothers caption = designer = Horace Short first flight = 4 January 1914 introduced = 1914 retired = produced = Eastchurch number built …

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  • 12 Prize rules — or cruiser rules govern the taking of prizes: vessels captured on the high seas during war. They are intertwined with the blockade rules. Customary rules were originally laid down in the days of sailing ships. These were supplemented by various… …

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  • 13 Hague-Visby Rules — The Hague Visby Rules are a set of international rules for the carriage of goods by sea. The official title is International Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of Law relating to Bills of Lading and was drafted in Brussels in 1924.… …

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  • 14 Federal Rules of Civil Procedure — Body of procedural rules which govern all civil actions in U.S. District Courts and after which most states have modeled their own rules of civil procedure. These rules were promulgated by the U.S. Supreme Court in 1938 under power granted by… …

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  • 15 Federal Rules of Civil Procedure — Body of procedural rules which govern all civil actions in U.S. District Courts and after which most states have modeled their own rules of civil procedure. These rules were promulgated by the U.S. Supreme Court in 1938 under power granted by… …

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  • 16 exception in admiralty — A plea filed in a suit in admiralty corresponding to a plea in abatement or a special plea in bar in an ordinary civil action. United States Shipping Board Emergency Fleet Corp. v Rosenberg Bros. & Co. 276 US 202, 72 L Ed 531, 48 S Ct 256. An… …

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  • 17 maritime — Pertaining to navigable waters, i.e. to the sea, ocean, great lakes, navigable rivers, or the navigation or commerce thereof. All work occurring on navigable waters is maritime within meaning of Longshore and Harbor Workers Compensation Act. St.… …

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  • 18 maritime — Pertaining to navigable waters, i.e. to the sea, ocean, great lakes, navigable rivers, or the navigation or commerce thereof. All work occurring on navigable waters is maritime within meaning of Longshore and Harbor Workers Compensation Act. St.… …

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  • 19 libel — /laybal/ A method of defamation expressed by print, writing, pictures, or signs. In its most general sense, any publication that is injurious to the reputation of another. A false and unprivileged publication in writing of defamatory material.… …

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  • 20 libel — /laybal/ A method of defamation expressed by print, writing, pictures, or signs. In its most general sense, any publication that is injurious to the reputation of another. A false and unprivileged publication in writing of defamatory material.… …

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