Fraud is undermining maritime trade today. No one knows the full extent of the problem.. And no one seems to care. For its very internationality is both the strength and the weakness of the maritime industry. There are no international bodies that can act, and national governments are only quick to pass the bucket. “Super-sleuth of the seas” Eric Ellen: ..”The term for it is ‘Beyond our jurisdiction’.. It didn’t happen in our backyard, it happened in somebody else’s backyard.. The High Seas are one huge ‘beyond jurisdiction’..”