The book provides an in-depth study of the legal aspects concerning the limits of the outer continental shelf. It addresses the interpretation and application of the respective rules and formulas. The complexity of interpreting and applying the respective rules stems from the fact that many terms in Article 76 of the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea are not defined and require the combined application of law and science.
Tuesday, July 1, 2008
Saurez: The Outer Limits of the Continental Shelf: Legal Aspects of Their Establishment
Suzette V. Suarez has published The Outer Limits of the Continental Shelf: Legal Aspects of their Establishment (Springer 2008). Here's the abstract: