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Title Contracting for space : contract practice in the European space sector / edited by Lesley Jane Smith, Ingo Baumann
Published Farnham, U.K. ; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate Pub., [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (xxviii, 428 pages) : illustrations
Contents The impact of the European space policy on space commerce / Kai Uwe Schrogl and Christophe Venet -- The relationship between EU and ESA within the framework of European space policy and its consequences for space industry contracts / Bernhard Schmidt-Tedd -- Toward a European space-specific procurement policy? / Jean-Jacques Tortora -- The principles of international space law and their relevance to space industry contracts / Lesley Jane Smith -- The impact of national space legislation on space industry contracts / Michael Gerhard and Kamlesh Gungaphul -- The legal framework for EU activities in the space sector, with a particular : focus on GMEs / Sylvia Kainz-Huber and Leopold Mantl -- The geographical return principle and its future within the European space policy / Bernhard Schmidt-Tedd -- Regulatory framework for authorising satellite applications : the case of telecommunications / Phillippe Achilleas and Romain -- Reforming national licensing and agency structures : a current overview of the UK space agenda / Richard Tremayne-Smith -- Consequences of the French space law on space operations (FSOA) on CNEs mission as a contracting space agency / Philippe Clerc -- The complexities of contracting with third states for space projects / Cristian Bank -- Developing space markets in small jurisdictions : the case of the isle of man / Timiebi Aganaba -- Typology of contracts in the space sector / Laurence Ravillon -- Space contracting within the frame of the European space agency / Gunilla Stjernevi -- Procurement in the space sector / Oliver Heinrich -- Economics of the procurement process / Vasilis Zervos -- Security rights over satellites : an overview of the proposed protocol to the Convention on international interests in mobile equipment on matters specific to space assets / Dietrich Weber-Steinhaus and Deirdre Ni Chearbhaill -- Research and development contracts / Martin Mittelbach -- Contract management / Mustapha Elriz and Peter Newman -- Performance and warranty articles in space industry contracts / Ines Scharlach -- Cost overruns in space contracts : mitigation methods and strategies / Walter Peeters -- Space insurance / Philippe Montpert -- Export control issues in space contracts / Kay-Uwe Hörl and Matthias Creydt -- The use of service level agreements in space projects / Ingo Baumann -- Space contracts : the legal and financial liability regime under the new French space legislation / Mireille Couston -- Reform of data policies and IPR clauses in space contracts : an analysis / Catherine Doldirina and Lesley Jane Smith -- Negotiating the security aspects of satellite communications services contracts / Tare Brisibe -- The legal framework for space projects in Europe : aspects of applicable / Frans von der Dunk -- The ITV filing of satellite systems / Hans Dodel and Ingo Baumann -- Specific clauses of launch services agreements / Claude Alain du Parquet -- Specific aspects and characteristics of satellite capacity agreements in the satellite communications business / Oliver Huth and Rafael Roelandt-- ESA earth observation data policies : principles, current status, and reforms / Gisela süss -- Conclusions and outlook / Lesley jane smith and ingo baumann
Summary Recent significant developments in the European space sector have had an impact on European commercial space law. This book is an up-to-date guide to the regulatory background of space projects and examines the typical legal problems which need to be solved by practitioners in the field. Taking into account public and commercial international law and practice, this book examines substantive issues of law specific to launchers, satellite manufacturers and space service providers with contributions from leading experts and practitioners in the field of European space law and policy
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Aeronautics -- Law and legislation -- Europe
Astronautics and state -- Europe
Research and development contracts -- Europe
Space law -- Europe
Aeronautics -- Law and legislation.
Astronautics and state.
LAW -- Air & Space.
LAW -- Military.
Research and development contracts.
Space law.
Outer space -- Exploration -- Government policy -- Europe
Outer space.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Baumann, Ingo.
Smith, Lesley Jane.
ISBN 1409419231