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U.S. deepwater port guidance issued, MARAD establishes final policy
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • May 11 2015

On May 7, 2015, the U.S. Maritime Administration issued its final policy on the processing of applications for offshore or deepwater port facilities


Coast Guard bill advances in U.S. House of Representatives
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2014

On February 11, 2014, the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure favorably reported the Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation


U.S. Maritime Administration to broaden government guarantee financing criteria
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • February 24 2014

Title XI of the Merchant Marine Act, 1936 grants the U.S. Maritime Administration authority to guarantee indebtedness incurred to construct vessels


New Jersey’s quest for a Jones Act waiver
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • February 20 2014

It has been reported that the State of New Jersey requested on February 13, 2014 a waiver of the requirement to transport merchandise in the U.S


Customs narrows use of foreign tugs outside U.S. waters
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • July 10 2014

U.S. Customs and Border Protection issued a ruling on May 30, 2014 regarding the application of U.S. towing laws to the movement of a mobile offshore


UK DPA fines travel services company following theft of card data
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 18 2014

The UK Information Commissioner's Office has fined travel services company Think W3 Limited £150,000 after credit and debit card details of more than


Federal Ship Financing Program shifts focus, environmental policy and cargo preference at issue
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • April 23 2015

The U.S. Maritime Administration issued two policy notices on April 22, 2015, shifting the focus of its Title XI Federal Ship Financing Program on


Customs narrows Jones Act fuel blending guidance
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • August 25 2014

U.S. coastwise laws, commonly referred to as the "Jones Act," restrict the transportation of merchandise by water between two U.S. points to


U.S. Coast Guard Proposes significant overhaul of dynamic positioning (DP) requirements
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • December 1 2014

The U.S. Coast Guard issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on November 28 which, if adopted, would establish minimum design, operation, training and


Repair duties inapplicable to exhaust scrubber changes for U.S.-flag vessels
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • December 23 2014

U.S.-flag vessels are required to pay a 50 percent ad valorem duty on all repairs made outside the United States unless performed in a treaty exempt