The journal was founded in Antwerp, Belgium in 1965 by the late Robert Wijffels, lawyer and internationally renowned maritime law expert. After he passed away in 2010, a dedicated team continued to publish the journal in the spirit of its founder. 2015 marked the journal’s 50th anniversary with an international transport law seminar and a special jubilee edition.
ETL can boast of a fine mazed international network of correspondents, comprising both academics and legal practitioners, ensuring that worldwide legal cases of any significance are put in the spotlight.
Today ETL is published by ETL Comm.V.
ETL serves subscribers on all continents across the globe.
ETL encourages contributors to submit articles and case law in the area of transport law and transport insurance.