What is EMLO?

The “European Maritime Law Organisation” (EMLO) was established to provide a neutral and independent forum for debate and research on issues of interest to those concerned with EU maritime affairs. We are an independent body and hold conferences and seminars on all aspects of EU maritime law, ranging from competition and trade to safety and the environment.

Read more about EMLO here

Webinar Programme

Our webinar programme for 2022 started in January; with new events being added regularly throughout the year. Click the link below to find out more, or become a member to get to hear first!

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Membership of EMLO offers a series of benefits and comes in various categories.  We are a small not for profit organisation so we need your support; renewal reminders are sent out early January every year.

Find out about becoming a member

Annual Conference

We are delighted to announce our Conference will be back in Copenhagen on 20/21 November 2022. We hope you will take the opportunity to join us, catch up with old friends and make new contacts:

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