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LNG export U.S.-flag requirement defeated in Congress

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 29 2015

On January 28, 2015, the U.S. House of Representatives rejected an amendment offered by Rep. John Garamendi from California to require that U.S. LNG

Another roro operator reaches compromise agreement with FMC

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 6 2014

Compañía Sud Americana de Vapores S.A. (CSAV) entered into a compromise agreement with the U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) and

Senator McCain seeks to amend the Jones Act

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 16 2015

On January 13, 2015, Senator John McCain of Arizona filed a proposed amendment to draft legislation that would authorize the Keystone XL pipeline

Coast Guard proposes new annual vessel documentation fee

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 4 2013

On March 4, 2013, the Coast Guard plans to publish a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking proposing to implement a $26 Renewal Fee for the annual renewal of

Court makes potentially significant changes to safe berth warranties

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 20 2013

On May 16, 2013, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit rendered a decision potentially making significant changes to the nature of "safe

Greek shipping company sentenced to $2 million fine for MARPOL violations and cover-up

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 27 2012

On March 27, 2012, the U.S. District Court in New Orleans sentenced Ilios Shipping Company S.A. to a monetary penalty of $2 million in accordance with a plea agreement, for failing to maintain an oil record book, obstruction of justice, and submitting false documents to the Coast Guard

Customs affirms "voyage-to-nowhere" Jones Act exception

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 31 2013

In a ruling issued on July 22, Customs and Border Protection affirmed the application of the "voyage-to-nowhere" exception to the Jones Act in

U.S. Coast Guard clarifies Jones Act vessel construction requirements

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 29 2014

The U.S. Coast Guard issued a ruling on August 27, 2014 to the Aker Philadelphia Shipyard, Inc. regarding the use of foreign-manufactured items in

FMC votes to adopt Touhy regulations

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 26 2014

The Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) held a public meeting on February 26, 2014, during which it voted to adopt the recommendation of staff that the

Coast Guard issues key Jones Act rebuild determination

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 18 2013

U.S.-flag vessels eligible for the U.S. coastwise (Jones Act) trade cannot be "rebuilt" outside the United States without losing permanently their