||Myron H. Nordquist, John Norton Moore, Robert C. Beckman, Ronan Long
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On May 2 and 3, 2013, the Center for Oceans Law and Policy (COLP) and the Korea Maritime Institute (KMI) were the primary co-organizers of a conference in Seoul, Republic of Korea, on the theme of Freedom of Navigation and Globalization. Sponsors of the program were the Centre for International Law, National University of Singapore (CIL); the National University of Ireland, Galway; and the South China Sea Institute, Xiamen University, China. Associate Sponsors were the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries (Korea); the Korea Institute of Ocean Science & Technology; the Korea Coast Guard; the Faculty of Law, University of Bergen, Norway; and the International Law Department, US Naval War College. We are pleased to present in this volume the papers which resulted from this conference. The opening address was delivered by Professor/Ambassador Tommy Koh, who, among many other things, was the President of the Third United Nations Conference on the Law of the Sea. Tommy emphasizes four pillars of globalization; world environment, international trade, freedom of navigation, and the 1982 Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS)...