This volume focuses on current issues affecting the market with regard to marine insurance. Written by a team of leading academics and practitioners, it analyzes the contemporary questions and debates in the law arising out of market practice and provides an up-to-date analysis of the law of marine insurance. Topics covered include:- held covered clauses, incorporation of terms into reinsurance contracts, valued policies, insurable interest, warranties, wilful misconduct, counter-claims by insurers and jurisdiction. It also provides an comparative analysis of the law and practice in Europe, Australia and the USA. Cumulatively the contributions provide a comprehensive statement of the modern law and practice of marine insurance.