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By Duygu Damar

the most cause of the conventions on overseas delivery legislation is to restrict the legal responsibility of the provider. notwithstanding, a facet universal to those conventions is that during circumstances of 'wilful misconduct' the provider is in charge with none monetary quandary. 'Wilful misconduct' denoting a excessive measure of fault is a longtime time period in English legislation. The conference for the Unification of definite ideas with regards to overseas Carriage through Air (Warsaw conference) of 1929 was once the 1st foreign conference on shipping legislations the place the time period used to be
employed. A definition of 'wilful misconduct', which might be present in later conventions relating to carriage of products and passengers to boot, was once carried out within the Hague Protocol of 1955, amending the Warsaw conference. even if, the query as to precisely which measure of fault constitutes 'wilful misconduct' has up to now remained debatable and unanswered. This paintings seeks to respond to this query. To this finish, the old history of the time period, including its functionality and function in marine assurance legislation, case legislation
and foreign shipping legislations, are tested from a comparative perspective.

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