Originally published online by the International Bar Association, February 2015
Ever more exploration ships are heading to the Arctic seeking new sources of fossil fuels. Faced with fragmented regulation and state disputes over the region, industry must set the tone for safety standards and best practice.
Michael Kingston, leading maritime lawyer at DWF, contributes to this article for the International Bar Association.
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