MLA Site Additions


  • The Maritime Law Association of South Africa was established in February 1974 as a result of concern among maritime lawyers and the shipping industry that legislation in South Africa regulating maritime affairs did not appear to be keeping pace with developments elsewhere in the world.

MLASA ANNUAL CONFERENCE & AGM (1-3 SEPTEMBER 2017) – PAPERS PRESENTED


Another successful MLASA conference was held at Selborne Golf Estate Kwa-Zulu Natal from the 1 – 3 September 2017. A full report back together with photos will be posted to this page shortly. In the interim below are links to some of the excellent presentations made at the conference:

  1. Changing the Economics of Salvage – J Hines;
  2. Courts of Marine Enquiry – Nigel Campbell;
  3. Cyber Crime in shipping – Julian Clark;
  4. Sea level rise and maritime zones – Kyra Guy;
  5. Seismic surveys and marine animals – Jennifer Olbers;
  6. Unlocking Panama – Trevor Jones; and
  7. LNG imports – Gary Mocke.