Alla Pozdnakova

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Phone +47 228 59643
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Visiting address Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law Domus Media
Postal address Scandinanvian Institute of Maritime Law Postboks 6706 St. Olavs plass 0130 OSLO

Academic Interests

International Law

Law of the Sea

Space law



Research in progress

New Norwegian law on the outer space activities and legal issues related to the legal regime of the outer space 

Rule of Law for Oceans (2019-2021), editor for a book project (together with Dr.Froukje Maria Platjouw (UiO/NIVA)

"Safe and environmentally sound recycling of ships", book chapter for the Rule of Law for Oceans

Outer Space and the Arctic  (2021), article/book chapter 

Erverv av norsk statsborgerskap: EØS-rettslige spørsmål (Double citizenship in Norway and EEA: legal issues under EEA Agreement) 


Administrative Law

EU/EEA law

Law of the Sea

Public International Law

A Changing Arctic


Other assignments

Norwegian Society of International Law, Member of the Board

Expert Committee for Space law (Norway), member (2019)

Nothern Areas Committee (University of Oslo), member

Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law, Member of the Board







Tags: Law of the sea, International Law, Space law, EEA and EU Law, Comparative Law


  • Arnesen, Finn; Greaves, Rosa & Pozdnakova, Alla (2020). European Union law and the seabed, In Catherine Banet (ed.),  The Law of the Seabed: Access, Uses, and Protection of Seabed Resources..  Brill|Nijhoff.  ISBN 978-90-04-39156-7.  Chapter 14.  s 315 - 334
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2020). Oceans as spaceports: state jurisdiction and responsibility for space launch projects at sea. Journal of International Maritime Law.  ISSN 1478-8586.  26(4), s 267- 290 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2020). Ship Recycling under international and EU law. MarIus.  ISSN 0332-7868.  535, s 53- 80
  • Maiani, Francesco; Pozdnakova, Alla & Progin-Theuerkauf, Sarah (2019). Extra Unionem nulla salus? Teaching and researching EU law in Norway and Switzerland. The Law Teacher.  ISSN 0306-9400.  53(2), s 160- 172 . doi: 10.1080/03069400.2019.1582206
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2018). Public policy as a ground for refusal to enforce EU antitrust damages awards. Oslo Law Review.  ISSN 2387-3299.  1, s 4- 20 . doi: 10.18261/issn.2387-3299-2018-01-01 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2017). Aleksei Petruhhin: Extradition of EU Citizens to Third States. European Papers (EP).  ISSN 2499-8249.  s 1- 14 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2016). Historic shipwrecks - contemporary challenges: Protection of the underwater cultural heritage. MarIus.  ISSN 0332-7868.  473, s 97- 128 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2015). Offshore installations as the arena for environmental protests. MarIus.  ISSN 0332-7868.  456, s 287- 368 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2014). Competition infringements in the port sector: a case commentary. European Competition Law Review.  ISSN 0144-3054.  35(4), s 196- 200
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2014). The impact of European Union Law on freedom of contract in the port sector. MarIus.  ISSN 0332-7868.  s 51- 68
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2011). Criminal sanctions for ship-source pollution Den offentlige påtalemyndighet (Public prosecution authorities) mot A og Q (MV Full City) Court of Appeal, Agder, Norway, 22 June 2011. Journal of International Maritime Law.  ISSN 1478-8586.  17(4), s 255- 259 . doi: 10.1163/9789004210004_003 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2010). Excessive Pricing and the Prohibition of the Abuse of a Dominant Position. World Competition Law and Economics Review.  ISSN 1011-4548.  33(1), s 121- 139 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2010). New liner-consortia block-exemption: a legislative commentary. European Competition Law Review.  ISSN 0144-3054.  31(10), s 415- 420
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2009). An overview of Russian maritime Safety Regulation (with particular focus on port control). MarIus.  ISSN 0332-7868.  (371), s 153- 166
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2009). Buyer power in the retail trading sector: evolving Latvian regulation. European Competition Law Review.  ISSN 0144-3054.  30(8), s 387- 392
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2009). Information Exchange Agreements between Liner Shipping Companies under EC Competition Law, In Antonis Antapassis; Lia I. Athanassiou & Erik Røsæg (ed.),  Competition and regulation in shipping and shipping related industries.  Brill Academic Publishers.  ISBN 978-90-04-17395-8.  Part I Competition in Shipping.  s 26 - 42
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2009). Places of refuge for vessels in the Barents Sea: perspectives of the Norwegian-Russian cooperation. Journal of International Maritime Law.  ISSN 1478-8586.  15(6), s 495- 507
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2007). Anonymity of shipowners as a maritime security problem - EU law implications. MarIus.  ISSN 0332-7868.  (360), s 105- 132 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2003). (Implementation of EU law in maritime law in Latvia), I: I. Alehno (red.),  Eiropas savienibas tiesibu istenosana Latvija.  Latvijas Vestnesis.  ISBN 9984731286.  Kapittel.

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  • Pozdnakova, Alla (ed.) (2019). Russian Revolutions of 1917: Scandinavian Perspectives. Wildy, Simmons and Hill Publishing.  ISBN 9780854902750.  281 s.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2013). Criminal Jurisdiction over Perpetrators of Ship-Source Pollution: International Law, State Practice and EU Harmonization. Brill Nijhoff.  ISBN 978-90-04-20999-2.  346 s.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2008). Liner Shipping and EU Competition Law. Kluwer Law International.  ISBN 978-90-411-2717-4.  492 s.

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  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2020). Bokanmeldelse. Andreas van den Heuvel: Minstelønn – forpliktelser, begrensninger og løsninger. Oslo 2019, Gyldendal, 450 sider. Tidsskrift for Rettsvitenskap.  ISSN 0040-7143.  s 517- 525
  • Arnesen, Finn; Furuseth, Hanna Vik; Pozdnakova, Alla & Ringbom, Henrik (2019). Norske lønns- og arbeidsvilkår for sjøfolk i norske farvann og på norsk kontinentalsokkel.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2019). Arctic and Outer Space: Law Perspective.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2019). Introduction, In Alla Pozdnakova (ed.),  Russian Revolutions of 1917: Scandinavian Perspectives.  Wildy, Simmons and Hill Publishing.  ISBN 9780854902750.  Introduction.  s xiii - xvii
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2019). Outer Space and polar regions: challenges for international law and governance.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2019). Romjussen: Bærekraftig bruk av satellittbaner og rettigheter i forbindelse med ressursutvinning.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2019). Russlands anvendelse av miljøstandarder for skipsfart i Arktis.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla; Røsæg, Erik & Ringbom, Henrik Mikael (2019). Legal Issues Related To The Agreement On Cooperation On Marine Oil Pollution Preparedness And Response In The Arctic (MOSPA) Summary Report. Show summary
  • Røsæg, Erik & Pozdnakova, Alla (2019). Resolving snow crab controversies – from dispute settlement to comprehensive solutions.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2018). Arctic and the Outer Space.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2018). Brexit and the EEA Agreement: A Public International Law Perspective.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2018, 03. august). Etterlyser norsk reaksjon.  Dag og Tid. Show summary
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2018). European Economic Area and Norway model considered (oral evidence)/EU Exiting Committee, House of Commons.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2018, 17. august). Har ikke skjønt alvoret.  Dagens Næringsliv. Show summary
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2018). Shipping on the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road and legal challenges for the marine environmental protection: discussion in light of the Arctic Council experiences.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2018). Skipsopphugging og beaching - oversikt over regelverket.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2017). Abuse of dominance – sectoral examples (maritime port sector).
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2017). EEA – Norwegian experience of association with EU.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2017). Interview with Professor William E. Butler. Show summary
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2017). Langvarig tilbakeholdelse av skip i fremmede havn - internasjonale rettsmidler.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2017). Mutual dis-trust and other hinders for the effective private enforcement in EU antitrust cases.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2017). Protection of Underwater Cultural Heritage: Flag State Rights and Responsibilities.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2016). Filtering, blocking and take-down of illegal content on the Internet (Country report -Latvia).
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2016, 21. september). Havets skattepionerer - skipsredere og lånte flagg. [Radio].
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2016). Martin Hennig: Frihandel med helseskadelige rus- og næringsmidler – EU- og EØS-rettens rammer for nasjonalt vern av folkehelsen. Tidsskrift for Rettsvitenskap.  ISSN 0040-7143.  02(03), s 324- 329
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2016). Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2009). International Law in the Russian Courts, illustrated by the Telenor case.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2009). Legal issues surrounding risk prevention illustrated by maritime sector. Show summary
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2008). Cooperation of liner carriers under EC Competition law - wtih focus on information exchanges.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2008). Gjesteforelesning om norsk og russisk rett (komparativ studie).
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2008). Kontrol innostrannih sudov v portah Norvegii (Port State control in Norway).
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2008). Russian Shipping Safety Regulation: a Comparative Study.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2007). Liner shipping : a competition law analysis.
  • Pozdnakova, Alla (2007). Sravnitelno-pravovoj analiz na primere Norvegii (Comparative Legal Research: a Norwegian approach).

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