January 15, 2016

Maritime Liens: How They Can Help You

Most people are familiar with the term lien, though not everyone knows what it is. However, many people are familiar enough with the term that they […]
August 7, 2015

Maritime Law: Understanding the Difference Between the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation and the Jones Act

Harbor workers, along with Seamen, put their lives at great risk in performing their daily duties. The Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (“LHWCA”) is a […]
June 27, 2015

Suing Owners of Vessels and Limited Liability

Under the Jones Act, an individual who suffers injuries while working at sea is entitled to sue the employer and owner of the vessel for injuries […]