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    • Yacht Sales & Offshore Closings

      Documentation of a vessel is a national form of registration. It dates back to the 11th Act of the First Congress and is one of the oldest functions of the U.S. Government.

    • Vessel Documentation & Registration

      Documentation of a vessel is a national form of registration. It dates back to the 11th Act of the First Congress and is one of the oldest functions of the U.S. Government.

    • Seaman’s Claims and The Jones Act

      In 1920, the United States Congress passed the Jones Act which permitted a seamen injured in the course of his employment by the negligence of the ship owner

    • The Longshoreman and Harbor Workers Act

      Modern cruise vessels are best viewed as floating hotels that transport their guests from exotic port to exotic port where the passengers stay a few hours for shopping, snorkeling

    • C.O.G.S.A.

      The bulk of maritime commercial activity involves carriage of goods. The most important document used in this type of transaction is the bill of lading.

    • L.H.W.C.A.

      Modern cruise vessels are best viewed as floating hotels that transport their guests from exotic port to exotic port where the passengers stay a few hours for shopping, snorkeling

    • The Death on the High Seas Act

      When a seaman dies as a result of an employer’s negligence or because of an unseaworthy vessel, the worker’s family may file for benefits under the Death on the High Seas Act (DOHSA).

    • Vessel Documentation

      Documentation of a vessel is a national form of registration. It dates back to the 11th Act of the First Congress and is one of the oldest functions of the U.S. Government.

    • Limitation of Liability Act

      In 1851, the United States Congress enacted the Limitation of Liability Act.

    • Jones Act

      In 1920, the United States Congress passed the Jones Act which permitted a seamen injured in the course of his employment by the negligence of the ship owner, master, or fellow crew members to recover damages for his injuries.

    • Salvage Resources

      The concept of marine salvage has been recognized by the law since the times of Byzantine Empire.

    • Maritime Articles

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