Chambers Global Practice Guides provide in-house counsel with expert legal commentary on the main practice areas in key jurisdictions around the world. The guides focus on the practical legal issues affecting business and enable the reader to compare legislation and procedure across a range of key jurisdictions.
Our partners Andreas Meidell, Henrik Hagberg and Mads Haavardsholm have written the chapter concerning Norway in Chambers Shipping 2019 guide. The Norwegian chapter provides expert legal commentary on key issues like maritime finance, liability and limitation, procedure of judicial sale of vessels before maritime courts and more.
Norwegian maritime law contain certain specific features in that not all conventions ratified by Norway are incorporated as such, but rather adopted into the domestic legislation through corresponding provisions, although, from time to time, with certain nuances.
Read the full Norwegian chapter here.