Antigua & Barbuda

  • SIMMONS, Kenroy Kamanie

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2011), Legal Research Officer/Deputy Registrar, Antigua and Barbuda Department of Marine Services and Merchant Shipping, Antigua and Barbuda Flag Administration, Popeshead and Dickenson Bay Streets, P.O. Box 1394, St. John's, Antigua

    Tel: (1) 2684 6212 73; Fax: (1) 2684 6243 58; Mob: (1 268) 725 0319

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: An Archipelago in an Archipelago: A Legal Analysis of the Challenges of Maritime Boundary Delimitation in Antigua and Barbuda

    Drafting Project: Suppression of Unlawful Acts against the Safety of Maritime Navigation and Fixed Platforms Located on the Continental Shelf Act, 2011

  • MARZI, Consuelo

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2014), Solicitor, Ganado Advocates, 171, Old Bakery Street, Valletta, Malta

    Mob: (356) 9938 2391

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Safety Regulations for Non-Convention Vessels in the Caribbean Region: An Antiguan and Barbudan Perspective

    Drafting Project: The Antigua and Barbuda Salvage Act, 2014

  • MARTIN, Nicole Dannielle

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2018), Attorney, Land Developer, International Legal and Business Consultant, P.O. Box W1126, Paradise View, St. John's, Antigua and Barbuda

    Tel: (26) 8764 1124 or (26) 8662 2299; Mob: (26) 8764 1126

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Regulatory and Investor-State Dispute Settlement Considerations for the Blue Economy:  Lessons for Small Island Developing States (SIDS) and Antigua and Barbuda

    Drafting Project: Regulations to Incorporate the 1996 London Protocol on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and other Matter into the Laws of Antigua and Barbuda and to Provide for the Effective Implementation Thereof

Belize

  • ROBINSON, Robert Anthony

    MASTER OF HUMANITIES (M.HUM) PROGRAMME. IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LEGISLATION

    (Class of 2019), Deputy Director, Belize High Seas Fisheries Unit, 91, Flamboyant Dr., Lake Garden, Ladyville, Belize

    Tel: (501) 2234 918; Fax: (501) 2235 087; Mob: (501) 6100 507 or (356) 9996 7445

    Email[email protected]

    Research Project: Conservation and Management of High Seas Fisheries: An Assessment of Belize Legal Framework

    Drafting Project: Regulations to Incorporate the International Convention for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT) into the Laws of Belize and to Provide for the Effective Implementation Thereof

  • USHER, Llewelyn Joseph

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2013), Deputy Registrar of International Trust and Foundation / Legal Officer International Merchant Marine Ship Registry of Belize and Crown Counsel for the Attorney General Ministry of Belize, Belize

    Tel: (501) 8021 578 or (501) 8022 226 or (501) 8022 711; Mob: (501) 6309 372 or (501) 6201 714 or (501) 6151 714

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Offshore Drilling in Ocean Waters and its Adverse Effect on the Potential of Blue Carbon Storage of Coastal States: A Belizean Perspective

    Drafting Project: An Act to Incorporate the International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships' Ballast Water and Sediments, 2004 into the Laws of Belize

Dominican Republic, The

  • RODRIGUEZ CRESPO, Gina Maria

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2010), Director of Business and Project Manager/ Business Mail & Cargo (NVOCC/Freight Forwarder), Flerida Nolasco Giralda IV 101, Arroyo Hondo, Zip Code 1510, Dominican Republic

    Tel: (809) 7328 283; Mob: (809) 8293 3363 41

    EmailG[email protected]

    Dissertation: Port State Control: The Dominican Republic Perspective

    Drafting Project: Legislative Resolution Incorporating the Athens Convention relating to the Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage by Sea, 2002, into the Laws of The Dominican Republic

     

  • FAJARDO VARGAS, Tahiana

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2015), Senior Associate, Ending Illegal Fishing Project, The Pew Charitable Trusts C/Captain Eugenio de Marchena, No. 5, Ed. Criscar XVI, Ap. 401, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

    Tel: (1 809) 5404 793 or (347) 2859 676; Mob: (1 809) 9125 582

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: Sustainable Use of Genetic Resources of the Deep Seabed in Areas beyond National Jurisdiction: A Brief Study of the Existing Legal Regime for Research and Bioprospecting

    Drafting Project: A Law to Incorporate the OPRC Convention and the OPRC-HNS Protocol into the Laws of the Dominican Republic

     

St. Lucia

  • TENCH, Allison Hermia

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2019), Lawyer, P.O. Box 4523, Road Town, Tortola, British Virgin Islands

    Mob: (356) 9956 6843 or (1824) 5454 804

    Email: [email protected]

    Dissertation: Small Island Developing States and Ocean Governance – A Legal Analysis of St. Lucia’s Legal and Regulatory Regimes against Vessel-Source Pollution (Discharge of Sewage)

    Drafting Project: An Act to Incorporate the Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks, 2007 into the Laws of St. Lucia and to Provide for the Effective Implementation Thereof

Turks & Caicos

  • ASTWOOD, Khalila Wanalia

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2019), Principal Crown Counsel (International), Attorney-General’s Chambers, Waterloo Plaza, Waterloo Road., Grand Turk, Turks & Caicos Islands

    Tel: (649) 3383 281 Ext. 3276; Fax: (649) 9461 329; Mob: (356) 9990 5777 or (649) 2322 350

    Email: [email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Maritime Delimitation Intricacies: The Impact of the Archipelagic State’s Regime on the Maritime Boundary of the Turks and Caicos Islands

    Drafting Project: Merchant Shipping (Load Lines) Regulations, 2019

Barbados

  • KING, Najla Achele Rosonia

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2016), Founder and CEO, CariMarine Industry Development and Consultancy Services, Promenade Road, Tudor Bridge, St. Michael, Bridgetown, BB12037, Barbados

    Tel: (1 246) 4247 666 or (1 246) 4289 292

    Email: [email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Anchoring Maritime Rights in a Rising Sea, Climatic Impacts on Maritime Entitlements of Small Island Developing States: A Legal Proposal

    Drafting Project: An Act to Incorporate the 2002 Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children into the Laws of Barbados: Act to Prevent Trafficking in Persons by Land, Sea and Air

  • GRIFFITH, Deshon Jahrel

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    Class of 2017), Acting Sub-Lieutenant & Naval Judge Advocate, Barbados Defence Force (Legal), St. Ann’s Fort, The Garrison, St. Michael, Barbados

    Tel: (1 246) 5362 500; Mob: (44) 7495 6868 84

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: Flags of Expedience - A Case in Favour of Open Registries: A Small Island Developing States Perspective

    Drafting Project: A Bill to amend the Shipping Act 1994 to Incorporate the 1996 Protocol to Amend the Convention on Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims 1976 as amended by Resolution LEG 5 (99) of the IMO Legal Committee adopted on 19 April 2012

  • HERBERT, Cynthia Pauline

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1995), Senior Parliamentary Counsel, Attorney General’s Chambers, Frank Walcott Building, Culloden Road, St Michael, Barbados

    Tel: (1 809) 4357 749

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: The Duty of the State to Exercise Effectively Jurisdiction and Control over Ships Registered under its Flag

    Drafting Project: Draft Legislation Respecting the Incorporation of Annex II of the MARPOL Convention into the Marine Pollution Prevention Act 1994 of Barbados

Costa Rica

  • ACUÑA CHACON, Paola

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2009), Legal Advisor in the Attorney General's Office in the Judicial Collection Department, Costa Rica

    Tel: (506) 2243 8572 or (506) 2225 0914: Mob: (506) 8330 7132

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Costa Rica's Entitlement to an Extended Continental Shelf

    Drafting Project: Decree No. __ Incorporating the Athens Convention 2002 relating to the Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage by Sea into the Laws of Costa Rica

Cuba

  • FERNANDEZ VELASCO, Ricardo

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1991), Empresa Cubana de Fletes, Legal Adviser for International Affairs, Oficio No. 170, Havana, Cuba

    Tel: (53) 621 160

    Dissertation: A Practical Approach to Security and Enforcement of Maritime Claims under the English Law

    Drafting Project: Incorporation of the International Convention on Salvage, 1989 into the Cuban Merchant Shipping Act

Dominica, The commonwealth of

  • ROYER, Gail Hilda

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1990), Legal Counsel, Caribbean Development Bank, P.O Box 408, Wildey, St. Michael Barbados, West Indies

    Tel: (246) 4311 954; Fax: (246) 4277 389; Mob: (1767) 2253 900 or (1767) 2252 699

    Dissertation: Dumping of Hazardous Wastes at Sea – Legislative and Enforcement Jurisdiction under the Public International Law of the Sea: A Caribbean Perspective

    Drafting Project: Marine Pollution (Prevention and Control) Act for the Commonwealth of Dominica

  • COMMODORE, Anthony J.B.

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2000), Owner & Manager, Elijah Law Chambers, Anthony J.B Commodore & Associates, 70 Corks Street (Upstairs), P.O. Box 422, Roseau, The Commonwealth of Dominica, West Indies

    Tel/Fax: (1) 7674 4081 91 or (1) 7674 4881 09 or (1) 7676 1573 18; Mob: (1) 7672 4530 23

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Illicit Drug Trafficking by Sea and International Law: Suppression of an International Crime Through International Law and Co-operation

    Drafting Project: Prevention of Pollution from Ships Act

  • BUFFONG-ROYER, Kathy Rowena

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2009), Attorney-at-Law (Private Practice), Pinnacle Law Chambers, 27 Great Marlborough Street, Roseau, The Commonwealth of Dominica, West Indies

    Tel: (1) 7672 2589 64 or (1) 7674 4037 33; Fax: (1) 7674 4037 34

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Oil Pollution Preparedness, Response and Cooperation: Is Dominica Prepared?

    Drafting Project: An Act to amend the International Maritime Act, 2000, as amended by the International Maritime Act, 2001 to incorporate the provisions of the International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage, 2001 into the Laws of Dominica

  • BAPTISTE, Evelina Elenora-Merquin

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1998), Director of Public Prosecutions, The Commonwealth of Dominica, West Indies

    Tel: (1) 7674 4824 01 ext. 3133/7 or (1) 767 449 2725; Mob: (1) 767 2752 725

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: International Law as an Instrument for Curbing Marine Pollution: The Eastern Caribbean Perspective

    Drafting Project: Port State Control Act

Grenada

  • LAMBERT, Tanya Kisha

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2012), Senior Associate, Attorney-at-Law / Legal Counsel, Wilkinson, Wilkinson & Wilkinson, Nos. 106 & 107 Lucas Street, St. George, Grenada

    Mob: (1917) 6901 918 or (1473) 4167 200

    Email: [email protected]

    Dissertation: A Critical Analysis of the Implementation of the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code (ISPS Code) by the Grenada Port Authority

    Drafting Project: Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage Act, 2012

  • GILL, Arley Michael

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2003), Ambassador to the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) for Grenada, Grenada

    Mob: (1 473) 4238 865

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: International Maritime Security: A Critical Analysis of the Current International Regime

    Drafting Project: Carriage of Goods by Sea Act

Guatemala

  • ORTEGA LEMUS, Lesther Antonio

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2008), Minister Counsellor, Deputy Head of Mission and Alternate Representative, Embassy of Guatemala, Javastraat 44, 2585 AP, The Hague, The Netherlands

    Tel: (31) 0703 0202 53 or (31) 0703 5602 89; Mob: (31) 6219 3493 4

    Email: [email protected] or [email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: The Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts Against the Safety of Maritime Navigation, as a Key Element of International Law's Framework Against Terrorism

    Drafting Project: Decree of Approval and Authorization to Accede to the "Protocol of 2005 to the Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts against the Safety of Maritime Navigation” and the “Protocol of 2005 to the Protocol for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts against the Safety of Fixed Platforms Located on the Continental Shelf" adopted in the International Conference on the Revision of the SUA Treaties, celebrated in London, on 14 October 2005

  • ORELLANA PORTILLO, Gustavo Adolfo

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1991), Private Practitioner, 7a. Avenida 7-78, Zona 4, Edificio Centroamericano, Oficina No. 503, Guatemala City, Guatemala

    Tel: (502) 2331 4391 or (502) 2334 6387; Fax: (502) 5517 6622; Mob: (502) 5517 6622

    Emailg[email protected]

    Dissertation: Arrest of Ships in Guatemala

    Drafting Project: Carriage of Goods by Sea Decree

  • BARRIENTOS PINEDA, Kamyla Alejandra

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2019), Lawyer and Public Notary / External Legal Advisor, Directorate of Maritime Affairs of Guatemala, 14 Street, 3-17, Zone 1, Guatemala City, Guatemala

    Tel: (502) 2251 8856; Mob: (502) 4172 8406 or (502) 4176 8406

    Email: [email protected]

    Dissertation: A Legal Analysis of Measures Adopted to Prevent Unlawful Practices Associated with the Fraudulent Registration of Ships

    Drafting Project: A Decree to Incorporate the International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage, 2001 into the Laws of Guatemala and Regulations to Provide for the Effective Implementation Thereof

Haiti

  • MOLIERE, Jean Frederic

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1997), Executive Secretary, Authorite Portuaire National, P.O. Box 616, Port-Au Prince, Haiti

    Tel: (509) 232 440

    Dissertation: Proposals for the Implementation of International Conventions on Maritime Law in Haiti

    Drafting Project: The Law Regulating the Haiti Port Authority

Honduras

  • MARTINEZ GUTIERREZ, Norman Augusto

    DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (Ph.D.) IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2010), Professor, IMO International Maritime Law Institute, University of Malta Campus, Msida MSD 2080, Malta

    Tel: (356) 2131 0816 ext. 106; Fax: (356) 2134 3092

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Doctoral Thesis: Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims: The Relationship between Global Limitation Conventions and Particular Liability Regimes

  • RIVERA GARCIA, Juan Carlos

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2005), Director, General Directorate of the Merchant Marine of Honduras, Boulevard Suyapa, Edificio Pietra, Contiguo a ALUPAC, Apartado Postal 3625, Tegucigalpa, M.D.C., Honduras

    Tel: (504) 2234 7256; Fax: (504) 9858 0910; Mob: (504) 9858 0910

    Emailjuancarlosriver[email protected] or [email protected] or  [email protected]

    Dissertation: Effects of the ISPS Code on the Republic of Honduras and the Central American Perspective

    Drafting Project: Enabling Decree and Regulations for the Implementation of the Maritime Search and Rescue Convention (SAR1979)

  • RIVERA CARBAJAL, Laura Ester

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2007), Head of Pollution Prevention and Marine Environmental Protection Department, General Directorate of the Merchant Marine of Honduras, Boulevard Suyapa, Edificio Pietra, Contiguo a ALUPAC, Apartado Postal 3625, Tegucigalpa, M.D.C., Honduras

    Tel: (504) 2239 8288; Fax: (504) 2239 8221; Mob: (504) 9965 7898 or (504) 9441 1973

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: A Comparative Analysis on Arrest of Ships and a Proposal of a Model for the Honduran Legislation

    Drafting Project: Implementation of the International Convention on Civil Liability for Oil Pollution Damage, 1992 (CLC 92); and for the Implementation of the International Convention on the Establishment of an International Fund for Compensation for Oil Pollution Damage, 1992 in Honduras

  • MOLINA MONCADA, Natali

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2017), Legal Officer, General Directorate of the Merchant Marine of Honduras, Boulevard Suyapa, Edificio Pietra, Contiguo a ALUPAC, Apartado Postal 3625, Tegucigalpa, M.D.C., Honduras

    Tel: (504) 2239 8228; Mob: (504) 3272 7006

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: An Analysis of the Need for the Establishment of a Maritime Tribunal in Honduras and its Importance for the Development of the National Maritime Sector

    Drafting Project: Enabling Decree and Regulations for the Implementation of the International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunkers Oil Pollution Damage, 2001 into the Laws of the Republic of Honduras

  • MARTINEZ GUTIERREZ, Norman Augusto

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1998), Professor, IMO-International Maritime Law Institute, University of Malta Campus, Msida MSD 2080, Malta

    Tel: (356) 2131 0816 ext. 106; Fax: (356) 2134 3092

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Delimitation of the Maritime Boundaries of Honduras in the Caribbean Sea

    Drafting Project: Enabling Decree and Regulations for the Implementation of the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships (MARPOL 73/78) in Honduras

  • GUTIERREZ FONS, Carmen Marina

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2004), Head of Litigation Strategy, Competition Law Expert, Électricité de France, France

    Mob: (33) 6259 8679 4

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: The Legal Status of the Gulf of Fonseca: Is a Condominium of the Enclosed Waters Possible?

    Drafting Project: Decree for the Implementation of the International Convention on Oil Pollution Preparedness, Response and Cooperation, 1990 (OPRC Convention) in the Republic of Honduras

  • COINDET, Jessica Regina

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1997), Partner, Bufete Coindet & Asociados, P.O. Box 5646, Tegucigalpa, Honduras

    Tel: (504) 2394 173; Fax: (504) 2395 627; Mob: (504) 9625 0000   

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Honduras, A State with an Open Registry

    Drafting Project: The Civil Liability Convention for Oil Pollution Damages (1969 and its 1992 Protocol)

  • AVILA ROVELO, Nielsen Libyeth

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2016), Associate Advocate, Gm International Services Limited and Gauci-Maistre Xynou, 147/8, St. Lucia Street, Valletta VLT 1185, Malta

    Mob: (356) 7705 9769

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Seafarers Rights under the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 and the Need for Honduras to Ratify the Convention

    Drafting Project: A Law to Incorporate the 1996 Protocol to the Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and Other Matter of 29 December 1972 into the Laws of Honduras

Jamaica

  • STEWART, Vannessia Kamesha

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2014), Legal Officer, Maritime Authority of Jamaica, 2nd Floor, The Office Centre Building, 12 Ocean Boulevard, Kingston, Jamaica

    Tel: (876) 7996 260 or (876) 5984 602

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: The Human Element in the Abandonment of Vessels: A Jamaican Perspective

    Drafting Project: Ballast Water Management Act, 2014 and Ballast Water Sediment (Reception Facilities) Regulations, 2014

  • ROSE neé MAIR, Julliet Delores

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1999), Lawyer, 10 Kinsale Avenue, Liguanea, Kingston 6, Jamaica

    Tel: (876) 9274 492

    Dissertation: The Challenges of Ship-Borne Waste Under MARPOL 73/78: The Jamaican Perspective

    Drafting Project: The Prevention of Marine Pollution (From Ships) Act 1999

  • REID, Jermaine Anthony

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2018), Attorney-at-Law, 6 Tangerine Place, Half Way Tree, Jamaica

    Mob: (1144) 7787 3996 29 or (44) 7787 3996 29

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: Measures Jamaica can adopt to Eradicate the Attachment of Drug Canisters to Ship Hulls

    Drafting ProjectAn Act to Incorporate the Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks, 2007 into the Laws of Jamaica, and to Provide for the Effective Implementation Thereof

  • MCKOY TULLOCH neé MCKOY, Kerry-Ann Nerine

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1997), Lawyer, 2 Ebony Glades Norbrook, Kingston 8, Jamaica

    Tel: (809) 9252 389; Fax: (809) 9282 801; Mob: (1 876) 382 5328

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Arrest of Vessels – A Comparative Study – U.S. and Jamaica

    Drafting Project: Maritime Liens and Mortgages Control Act

  • LAWRENCE, Susan Kemonia

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2017), Attorney-at-Law, 2 Lincoln Lane, Cross Roads, Kingston S, WI, Jamaica

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: A Legal Analysis of the Adequacy of the Arrest of Ships Regime in Jamaica

    Drafting Project: Shipping Act (Maritime Labour Convention 2006) Enforcement and Compliance Regulations 2017

  • HILL, Tahjna Toya

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2016), Court Administrator, P.O. Box 26, Southfield, St. Elizabeth, Jamaica

    Tel: (1) 8769 9973 78

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: A Case for Regional Application of Universal Jurisdiction in the Suppression of Illicit (Maritime) Trafficking in Narcotics: A Latin America and Caribbean Perspective

    Drafting Project: The Control and Prevention of Harmful Anti-fouling Systems on Ships Act 2016

  • GRANT, Georgette Patricia

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2016), Attorney-at-law / Clerk of the Courts, Ministry of Justice, Kingston, 15 1/2 White Church Street, Spanish Town St. Catherine, Jamaica

    Tel: (876) 9843 037 or (876) 9844 295 or (876) 3896 505; Fax: (876) 7492 100

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: The Ambition of a Nation: Vision 2030 and the Role of Rotterdam Rules towards its Achievement

    Drafting Project: The Greenhouse Gases (Emissions from Ships) Regulations 2016

  • FORBES, Raquel Malaika

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2015), Attorney-at-Law, 15-17, Duke Street, Kingston, Jamaica

    Tel: (876) 8299 360 or (876) 9772 129

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: A Critical Analysis of Jamaica’s Implementation of the ISPS Code

    Drafting Project: The Shipping (Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage) Regulations, 2015

  • ALLEN, Duane Andrew Roy

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2012), Attorney-at-Law and Multi-Jurisdictional Legislative Drafter, 2E, Graham Heights, Kingston 8, Jamaica

    Email: [email protected]

    Dissertation: The Human Element of Maritime Security and the 21st Century Challenges: A Caribbean Perspective

    Drafting Project: The Arrest of Ships Act, 2012

Nicaragua

  • MORALES ESPINOZA, Jorge

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1999), Director, Maritime Legislation, Direccion General de Transporte Acuatico, Ministerio de Transporte e Infraestructura, Frente Estadio Nacional, Managua, Nicaragua

    Tel: (505) 2222 6928; Fax: (505) 2281 196

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: The International Regime of Multimodal Transport: Certain Recommendations to Nicaragua

    Drafting Project: A Law on Carriage of Goods by Water

  • MALESPÍN LÓPEZ, Idania Libertad

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2019), Legal Advisor, Legal Division, Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, Frente al Antiguo Estadio Dennis Martinez, Managua, Nicaragua

    Tel: (505) 2222 2994; Mob: (505) 8688 99 96 or (356) 9920 5067

    Email: [email protected]

    Dissertation: A Legal Analysis of Arbitration Clauses in the Contract of Carriage of Goods by Sea: A Nicaraguan Perspective

    Drafting Project: A Law to Incorporate the Protocol of 1996 to Amend the Convention on Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims, 1976 (as amended) to the Laws of Nicaragua and to Provide for the effective Implementation Thereof

  • LOPEZ CRUZ, Maria Isabel

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2017), Legal Adviser, Directorate General of Aquatic Transport, Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, Frente Al Estadio Nacional de Baseball Dennis Martinez, Managua, Nicaragua

    Tel/Fax: (505) 2222 6928; Mob: (505) 8969 7025

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: A Legal Analysis of the Implementation of the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, 1978, as amended in Nicaragua

    Drafting Project: A Regulation for the Implementation of the International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships’ Ballast Water and Sediments, 2004 into Nicaraguan Legislation

Panama

  • SAVAL CAVALLI, Stefanie Lauren

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2018), Lawyer, General Directorate of Seafarers of the Panama Maritime Authority, Office 301, PanCanal Plaza, Omar Torrijos Avenue, Albrook, Panama

    Mob: (507) 6252 8600

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Abandonment of Seafarers: A Critical Analysis of the Adequacy of the 2014 Amendments to the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006, in Addressing the Problem - A Panamanian Perspective

    Drafting Project: Law No. ## of 2018, Whereby the Law No. 8 of March 30, 1982, is Amended, to Incorporate the 1996 International Convention on Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims, as Amended

  • MORENO YUEN, Debbie Larissa

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

     (Class of 2018), Lawyer, General Directorate of Seafarers of the Panama Maritime Authority, Panama, City of Panama, Albrook Borough, Omar Torrijos Avenue, Pan Canal Plaza Building, Third Floor, Office 301, General Directorate of Seafarers, Panama Maritime Authority, Panama

    Tel: (507) 501 5049 or (507) 501 5051 or (507) 501 5013; Mob: (507) 6208 1329

    Email[email protected] or [email protected] or [email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Maritime Labour Jurisdiction in Panama: The Need to Establish Maritime Labour Tribunals for the Effective Guarantee of Rights and Obligations in the Relationships between Shipowners and Seafarers on Board Panamanian Flagged Vessels

    Drafting Project: A Law to Incorporate the International Convention on Salvage, 1989 into the Laws of The Republic of Panama and to Provide for the Effective Implementation Thereof

  • JULIO GRANADOS, Mario Alberto

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2003), Lawyer, Patton, Moreno & Asvat, Capital Plaza Building, 8th Floor, C­osta del Este Ave. and Roberto Motta Ave., Costa del Este, Panama

    Dissertation: Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims: The Panamanian Perspective

    Drafting Project: Law No._ (for the Adoption of the International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage)

  • GONZÁLEZ WONG, Mei Sian

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2019), Legal Officer, Department of Resolutions and Inquiries, General Directorate of Merchant Marine, Panama

    Mob: (507) 6670 0758 or (507) 6670 0788 or (356) 9963 2266

    Email: [email protected]

    Dissertation: A Legal Analysis of the Challenges in the Adequate Compliance with the International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships’ Ballast Water and Sediments, 2004: A Panamanian Perspective

    Drafting Project: A Law to Incorporate the Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks, 2007 into the Laws of Panama and to Provide for the Effective Implementation Thereof

  • BARRANCOS DOMINGO, Iria Isabel

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1990), Founding Lawyer and Partner, Barrancos and Associates, Abogados Maritimos y Asociados (AMYA Lawyers), Calle 39, Bella Vista, Edificio Tarraco, Piso 4, Panama

    Tel: (507) 2277 608 or (507) 2277 615 or (507) 2277 623; Fax: (507) 2276 630; Mob: (507) 6615 5035

    Emaili[email protected]

    Dissertation: Genuine Link in Ship Registration: A Spent Force in International Maritime Law

    Drafting Project: Marine Insurance Act of Panama (Proposed Draft)

Saint Kitts and Nevis

  • MALLALIEU, Josephine P.

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1993), Senior Magistrate, P.O. Box 20, Bassaterre, St. Kitts and Nevis

    Tel: (1809) 465 8666

    Dissertation: Navigational Rights of Ships Carrying Nuclear & Hazardous Materials

    Drafting Project: The Oil Pollution (Civil Liability) Act 1993

  • JAMES-ANDRIES, Agatha Monica

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2009), Solicitor/Barrister, James-Andries Chambers, Liverpool Row, Basseterre, St. Kitts and Nevis

    Tel: (1 869) 4666 454; Mob: (1 869) 667 6380

    Email[email protected] or [email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Liability and Compensation for Oil Pollution Damage: The St. Kitts and Nevis Perspective

    Drafting Project: Merchant Shipping (Liability and Compensation for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage) Amendment Act

  • CABLE, Merida

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2010), Legal Advisor, No. 23 Ocean Gardens, Basseterre, St. Kitts, St. Kitts and Nevis

    Tel: (1869) 4656 569

    Email: [email protected]

    Dissertation:  The Threat of Piracy: Are We Secured? A Legal Analysis of the St. Kitts and Nevis/ Caribbean Experience

    Drafting Project: A Bill to Amend the Merchant Shipping Act of 2002 to Incorporate the Athens Convention Relating to the Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage by Sea, 2002 into the Law of the Federation of St. Christopher and Nevis

Bahamas, The

  • ALLEN, Anya Hollie Gabrielle

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2020), Attorney at Law, Paul L. Adderly Building, John F. Kennedy Drive, P.O.Box N.-3007, Nassau, The Bahamas

    Tel: (242) 5020 400; Mob: (356) 9991 6675 or (242) 0754 3881 971 or (1 242) 5447 676

    Email: [email protected]

    Skype: Anya Allen / [email protected]

    Dissertation: A Legal Analysis of The Legal Framework Regarding Environmental Standards On Passenger Ships With A Specific Focus On Air Pollution

    Drafting Project: Maritime Search and Rescue Act & Regulations, 2020

  • WRIGHT, Melisa Simone

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2009), The Bahamas

    Tel: (1 242) 5020 424; Fax: (1 242) 3222 255; Mob: (1 242) 8016 644

    Email: [email protected]

    Dissertation: A Legal Analysis on the Conservation and Management of Fisheries Resources in the Bahamas: Responsibilities, Challenges and Proposals

    Drafting Project: An Act to Incorporate the 2004 International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships' Ballast Water and Sediments into the Laws of the Bahamas

  • ROSE, Sharon Leanne A.

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1994), Vice President, BNP Paribas [Bahamas] Ltd., Scotiabank Building, Rawson Square, P.O. Box 4915 Nassau, The Bahamas

    Tel: (1 242) 3265 935 or (1 242) 5020 400; Fax: (1 242) 3265 871

    Dissertation:  No Dissertation Title

    Drafting project: Marine Commerce and Trade Bill, 1994

  • NOTTAGE, Kenia Marie Tueru

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2009), Consultant, Office of the Attorney General and Ministry of Legal Affairs of The Commonwealth of The Bahamas, Nassau, The Bahamas

    Tel: (1 242) 5020 400; Fax: (1 242) 3222 255; Mob: (242) 431 3477

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: A Legal Analysis on the Impact of the ISPS Code and the SUA 2005 Protocol on the Passenger Vessel Industry: The Bahamian Perspective

    Drafting Project: An Act to Incorporate the Protocol of 2005 to the Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts against the Safety of Maritime Navigation 1988 into the Laws of The Bahamas

  • NOTTAGE, Genae Norlene

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    Class of 2015), Assistant Counsel, The Office of the Attorney General of The Bahamas, John F. Kennedy Drive in the Paul L. Adderley Building, The Bahamas

    Tel: (1 242) 3245 115 or (1 242) 4250 426 or (1 242) 3930 998; Fax: (1 242) 3947 542

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation:  Exploring the Challenges Facing the Bahamas in Controlling Illegal Maritime Migration in Consideration of Maritime Safety and Security

    Drafting Project:  Merchant Shipping (Maritime Claims Limitation of Liability) Amendment Act of the Bahamas

  • JOHNSON, Morlette L.

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2018), Chief Counsel, Attorney General Office, P.O. Box EE17254, Nassau, The Bahamas

    Mob: (356) 7711 0076

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: An Analysis of the Effectiveness of the Agreement on Port State Measures to Prevent, Deter and Eliminate IUU Fishing

    Drafting Project: Control of Harmful Anti-Fouling Systems on Ships Act, 2018

  • CLARKE MAYCOCK, Deirdre Gbain

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2012), Registrar General, Registrar General's Department, P.O. Box 532, No. 50, Shirley Street, Nassau, The Bahamas

    Tel: (1 242) 3979 173 or (1 242) 5020 400; Fax: (1 242) 3562 029

    Email:  [email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: The Challenges Facing the Bahamas in the Control of Ballast Water Management in the 21st Century

    Drafting Project: A Bill for an Act to Amend the Merchant Shipping Act to Incorporate the Code of Safety for Small Commercial Vessels Operating in the Caribbean into the Laws of the Bahamas

  • BOOTLE, Syneisha Yvette

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2017), Associate Attorney, Callenders & Co. Law Firm, The Bahamas

    Mob: (1 242) 4486 343 or (1 242) 4234 313

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: A Detailed Analysis of the Bahamas Marine Insurance Act 1908 and its Need for Reform to the Law of Warranties and the Duty of Utmost Good Faith in Accordance with the UK's Marine Insurance Act 2015

    Drafting Project: Regulations to Incorporate the 1996 Protocol to the 1972 Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Waste and Other Matter into the Laws of the Bahamas

Saint Vincent and The Grenadines

  • JAMES, Annella Marella

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2008), Crown Counsel, Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Level Gardens, Lodge Village, Kingstown Post Office, St. Vincent and the Grenadines

    Tel: (1) 7845 3000 18

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: The Declaration of an Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) over Aves and the Impact on the Delimitation of Maritime Boundaries in the Eastern Caribbean

    Drafting Project: Tonnage Regulations in Accordance with Section 39(1) of the Shipping Act of St. Vincent and the Grenadines to Incorporate the Provisions of the International Convention on Tonnage Measurement of Ships 1969

  • HORNE-Edwards, Zhinga Arlette

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1997), Zhinga Horne-Edwards Chambers, P.O. Box 887 Grenville Street, Kingstown Kingstown Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

    Tel: (1 784) 4856 598; Fax: (1 784) 4512 112

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: The Duty of Utmost Good Faith: A Critical Analysis

    Drafting Project: The Oil Pollution (Civil Liability) Act, 1997

  • CHEVANEV, Charles Andrei Yevgeny

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2016), Legal Consultant, Saint Vincent and The Grenadines Maritime Administration, Upper Floor, Cruise Ship Terminal Building, Kingstown, Saint Vincent and The Grenadines

    Tel: (1) 7844 5613 78; Fax: (1) 7844 5124 45; Mob: (1) 7845 2855 80

    E-mail[email protected] or [email protected]  or [email protected]

    Dissertation: A Legal Analysis of Liability Issues for Acts of Private Armed Guards on Board Merchant Vessels

    Drafting Project: The Arrest of Ships Act 2016

Trinidad and Tobago

  • WILLIAMS, Henry Ian Jay

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1990), Canada

    Tel: (1868) 6238 929

    Dissertation: Abandonment of Offshore Installations in the Context of UNCLOS III and the Continental Shelf Convention, 1958

    Drafting Project: Draft Legislation for a Marine Pollution Act Incorporating the International Convention on Civil Liability for Oil Pollution Damage

  • SAMARU ALONZO née SAMARU, Miriam E.

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1991), Principal of the Hugh Wooding Law School, P. O. Bag 323 Tunapuna, Trinidad and Tobago

    Tel: (1868) 6625 835 or (1868) 6625 860 or (1868) 6621 994; Fax: (1868) 6620 927; Mob: (1868) 7329 901

    Email[email protected] or [email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: The Mareva Injunction: The Development of a New Order and the Jurisdictional Consequences

    Drafting Project: Pilotage Act – Chapter 60:02

  • ROBERTS, Sunita Shenelle

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2017), Attorney-at-Law, Legal Counsel, 23-27, St. Vincent Street, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

    Tel: (1868) 2990 775; Fax: (868) 6231 865; Mob: (1868) 2928 296 or (1302) 5133 171

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: The Unique Environmental Challenges Surrounding Oil and Gas Exploration: Preparedness, Response and Cooperation in Trinidad and Tobago

    Drafting Project: The Environmental Protection (Dumping of Wastes and Other Matter) Bill 2018

  • RAMBARATH-PARASRAM, Vivian Radha

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2000), Senior Lecturer, Programme Leader, Centre for Maritime Studies, University of Trinidad and Tobago, 2nd Avenue North, Western Main Road, Chaguaramas, Trinidad and Tobago

    Tel: (1868) 6344 291; Fax: (1868) 6344 433; Mob: (1868) 4819 038 or (1868) 2903 212

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: Marine Environmental Protection for the Insular Caribbean: Joint Implementation

    Drafting Project: An Act to Regulate and Make Provision for Liability and Compensation for Damage in Connection with the Carriage of Hazardous and Noxious Substance by Sea

  • MOORE, Safiya

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2019), Legal Nominee, Tobago House of Assembly, Administrative Complex, Calder Hall, Tobago

    Tel: (1868) 6393 421 Ext: 5006; Fax: (1868) 6394 151; Mob: (1868) 3327 027 or (356) 9995 8670 or (166) 4393 8116

    Email: [email protected]

    Dissertation: A Legal Analysis of the Convention for the Protection and Development of the Marine Environment in the Wider Caribbean Region (WCR) or Cartagena Convention with Emphasis on the Legal Obligations Enunciated in the Protocol Concerning Pollution from Land-Based Sources and Activities and its Enforcement within Trinidad and Tobago

    Drafting Project: Protection of Wrecks (Amendment) Act 2019: An Act to Amend the Protection of Wrecks Act Chapter 37:04 to Incorporate the Provisions of the Convention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage and to Provide for the Effective Implementation Thereof

  • McMILLAN, Terri Nicola

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2014), Solicitor/Lawyer of England and Wales, Attorney, Trinidad and Tobago

    Tel: (44) 1517 0877 52; Mob: (44) 0776 6880 646 or (1868) 6809 418

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Doubts from the Deep: Maritime Drones - A Challenge to International Maritime Law

    Drafting Project: The Ballast Water Management Act 2014

  • MAXWELL, Daffodil D’vore

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2016), Senior Legal Officer, Port Authority of Trinidad and Tobago, Administrative Building, 1 Dock Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

    Tel: (1868) 4854 860 or (1868) 6232 901-5 Ext. 183; Mob: (1868) 7439 406

    Email[email protected] or [email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Determining Causes of the Problem of Ineffective Implementation and Enforcement of Maritime Conventions, Particularly in Dualist States: A Trinidad and Tobago Perspective

    Drafting Project: Safety of Pleasure Boats Bill, 2016 of Trinidad Tobago: A Bill Incorporating Provisions of the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea and the Code of Safety for Small Commercial Vessels Operating in the Caribbean to the Extent Applicable to Pleasure Boats

  • BROWNE, Nigel Kenroy

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2017), Legal Officer, Maritime Services Division, Ministry of Works and Transport, Trinidad and Tobago

    Tel: (1 868) 2234 351; Mob: (1 868) 7302 392

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: A Review of the Wreck Removal Legislation of Trinidad and Tobago in Light of the Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks, 2007

    Drafting Project: Carriage of Goods by Sea Act: An Act to Incorporate the United Nations Convention on the Carriage of Goods by Sea, 1978 (Hamburg Rules) into the Laws of Trinidad and Tobago