Common and private carriers: F.O.R or F.O.T., C.I.F. and F.O.B. contracts, Charter Parties, Bills of Landing and Air Consignment Note; Consignor’ Obligations; Rights Duties and Liabilities of the Carrier Common Law and Statutory; Loading, Discharge and Delivery of Goods; The Exclusion of a Carriers’ Liability, General Average, Demurrage and/Freight.


Recommended Texts:

1.         Carter: Carriage by See

2.         PayneardIvamy: Carriage of Good by Sea

3.         Season: C.I.F. and F.O.B. Contrasts

4.         Secrutton: Charter Parties

5.         Tetley: Marine Cargo Claims.


BUL 603 Law of Labour Relations (6 Units)

Scope and sources of Labour  Law. The contract of employment formation and its effect. Freedom of contract and restrictions on such freedom. Obligation under the contract. Enforcement employers’ duty at common Law and under Statute. The Factors Act, Workmen’s Compensation Act, Liability of/Employer to Third Parties Collective Bargaining Constitutional Guarantee of Rights of Association, assembly and related rights. Trade Union; their legal status, membership organization and administration of funds liabilities and immunities of trade unions freedom of strike and labout Criminal conspiracy at common law. Civil liability of Trade Unions conspiracy, inducement of branch of contract. Intimidation, conciliation, arbitration and inquire-power and functions of the Minister of Labour in relation to trade disputes. The International Labour Organization.

Level of Study: 600 Level