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Big win for U.S. Maritime Security Program
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • October 12 2015

On October 9, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to accelerate increased funding for the U.S. Maritime Security Program (MSP). MSP provides


U.S. crude oil exports get a boost
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • September 3 2015

Although there have been numerous recent studies on the potential economic impact of U.S. crude oil exports, it was not until recently that the U.S


Jones Act challenge fails
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • August 3 2015

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit turned away a challenge to the Jones Act on July 30, 2015. The case, brought in Hawaii by certain


Court dismisses ro-ro class action as preempted by Shipping Act
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • August 28 2015

On August 28, 2015, the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey dismissed the consolidated class action complaint filed on behalf


Antitrust and Competition - The EU Weekly Briefing (29 November 2016)
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • Canada, European Union, Italy, Portugal, Romania, United Kingdom
  • November 29 2016

Commission policymakers reach agreement on minerals trading rules. On 22 November 2016, the Commission announced that all policymakers have “reached


U.S. government denies New Jersey Jones Act waiver request
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • February 26 2014

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


U.S. Coast Guard proposes expanded OCS reporting requirements
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • January 10 2014

The U.S. Coast Guard has proposed expanding the casualty reporting requirements applicable to facilities operating on the U.S. Outer Continental


U.S. Congress passes coast guard authorization legislation
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • December 13 2012

On December 12, 2012, the U.S. Senate passed by voice vote the Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2012 (H.R. 2838) previously passed by the U.S. House of Representatives on December 5, 2012


Coast guard issued interim policy guidance for implementing vessel garbage disposal changes
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2013

On February 26, 2013, the U.S. Coast Guard issued interim policy guidance for the implementation of new MARPOL (International Convention for the


Court upholds Coast Guard's broad authority over foreign tank vessels in US waters
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • April 1 2013

On March 27, 2013, in Wilmina Shipping AS v. U.S. Dept' of Homeland Security, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia upheld the Coast