Glossary
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Glossary
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Jurisdiction clause
A clause that specifies what country’s courts shall have jurisdiction
in the event of dispute under a policy of insurance.
A clause clarifying that two or more persons are insured
by the same policy.
Joint insured clause
Joint hull survey
A survey of a ship carried out jointly by surveyors acting
Joint hull committee
A committee of Lloyd’s and hull underwriters which argues
and regulates the conditions of the hull insurance market.
Act of voluntary throwing cargo overboard in the sea in
order to save a ship.
Structure built in the sea designed to protect a port from
waves and used to berth ships.
The power of a competent court in hearing and determining
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