Maritime Law Seminar

Maritime Law Seminar
t: @MaritimeLawIrl
Friday 15th May 2015
Carrigaline Court Hotel
Carrigaline County Cork
09:30 – 10:30 Registration & Coffee Session 1 – Prosecutions at Sea
10:30 – 11:40
Crime on the water: The Prosecution of Fisheries and Drugs
Offences at Sea.
Malachy Boohig
State Solicitor for the
County of Cork
The Legal Challenges of Multi-Jurisdictional Prosecutions and the
Trial of Drugs/Fisheries Offences on Indictment.
Don McCarthy B.L.
Question and Answer Session
11.40 – 12:05 Coffee Break Session 2 – Investigations at Sea The Preparation and Execution of Joint Task Force Operations and
the Interaction between the Navy, Revenue and Gardaí.
Commander Counihans
Irish Naval Service
The Legal Challenges of Multi-Jurisdictional Operations at Sea.
Commander Burke B.L.
Legal Officer
Irish Naval Service
12:05 – 1:15 Question & Answer Session
1:15 – 2:30 Lunch 2:30 – 3:10 The International Maritime Labour Convention – and its effects on
living and working conditions for seafarers, followed by Q&A
Donal Linehan
3:10 – 3:50 Recent EU Momentum towards Common Maritime Spatial Planning
– the 2014 directive and maritime spatial planning in Ireland
Eoin V. Fannon
Advisory Counsel, Office A.G.
3:50 – 4:30 Constitutional Issues Raised in Cork Admiralty Court, followed by
John Wilde Crosbie B.L.
4.30 – 4.50 Seminar Closing Seminar fee
IMLA Members €150
Booking Form Non-Members €175
Please complete and send with appropriate remittance by Friday 1st May 2015 to:
David Kavanagh, Dillon Eustace, 33 Sir John Rogerson’s Quay, Dublin 2.