May 3, 2016

Arbitration as an Alternative in Maritime Law

Arbitration can typically be a useful alternative to litigation. Instead of the effort associated with litigation, arbitration can often save you time and expense. Although the […]
April 30, 2016

Children on the High Seas: Bars to Recovery

What do Dave Matthews and maritime law have in common? They both have something to say about “Death on the High Seas.” Although Matthews only recently […]
April 22, 2016

Insurance Indemnification: When Your Injury Does Not Qualify

Insurance is a part of everyday life. We need insurance to protect our homes and even our lives. In some instances, it is even against the […]
April 15, 2016

Tugboat Travesties: Accidents on Towing Vessels

Ship accidents should not be as common as they currently are. Unfortunately accidents aboard navigable ships are not unusual, despite the rigorous safety standards purportedly upheld […]
April 8, 2016

The Danger of Ship Excursions

Cruise advertising materials can seem very repetitive once you start searching for your vacation destination. Website after website demonstrates many of the same amenities for each […]
April 2, 2016

Off the Rails: Passenger Overboard Claims

Cruise ships today are essentially floating cities, providing the venue for your vacations. These shifting cities are designed to carry all of the amenities you could […]
March 26, 2016

Long-term Medical Needs: When a Workplace Injury Does Not Stay at Work

An old saying states that if you love what you do, then you will never work a day in your life. While this may certainly be […]
March 18, 2016

Class in Session: Class Action Lawsuits in Maritime Law

Class action is probably one of those terms you know of, but do not quite understand. You may know that a “class” is usually a large […]
March 11, 2016

Injury On Deck: The Everyday Hazards Faced by Deck Hands

Deck hands face injuries every single day. Although the maritime industry is known for the large amount of employment opportunities it provides in Texas, there are […]
March 4, 2016

Actual Cabin Fever: Virus Outbreaks on Cruise Ships

Disease outbreaks catch the attention of most Americans. Although the headlines change, there is almost always some bacterial or viral menace taking the attention of the […]