April 21, 2017

Marine Insurance

Marine insurance, or maritime insurance, has been around for centuries and is considered the oldest form of insurance. In fact, French historians pinpoint the origin of […]
August 19, 2016

Governing Law of Maritime Disputes

Imagine a collision in the middle of the ocean between a cargo ship and a passenger ship. The damages are significant; the cargo ship suffers structural […]
June 2, 2015

New 5th Circuit Case Affects Rights of Seaman Injured While at Sea

Maintenance and cure are damages that have been recognized in Admiralty law for hundreds of years. Maintenance and cure damages allow for support of a seaman […]