On Thursday 23rd November 2017 the MMLA organised a seminar entitled ‘New Frontiers in the Maritime Environmental Law Sector’. After a short welcome address from Dr Ann Fenech, Dr Stephan Piazza, Manager – Tax – Shipping & Yachting, KPMG, spoke about Ship Recycling and the Challenges in a European Scenario; Dr Matthew Attard, from the Shipping Department of Ganado Advocates, explained the history of the Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks, its aims and practical application; Dr Dulcie Zammit, Registrar of Ships, Merchant Shipping Directorate, Transport Malta addressed the issue of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Ships and the Developments in the International Legal Framework. Over 100 delegates filled the hall at the Malta Chamber of Commerce in Valletta.
For more details please see:
- The programme
- Dr Stephan Piazza, Ship Recycling: Challenges in a European Scenario
- Dr Matthew Attard, Regulating the Removal of Wrecks
- Dr Dulcie Zammit, GHG Emissions for Ships