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Seven Points to Know in New Cyberinsurance Guidance that Help Companies and Insurers

USA - February 26 2021 After consulting industry experts, the New York Department of Financial Services (DFS) has investigated ways to improve both the cyber insurance…

Adam V. Griffin, Angela Grate, David F. Katz.

Is Every Seaman an Exempt Employee? Confusing Ruling Puts Jones Act and FLSA at Odds

USA - February 18 2021 Employers of Jones Act seamen should be aware of a new Fifth Circuit ruling further narrowing the scope of what a “seaman” is under the Fair Labor…

Fifth Circuit Limits Bunker Suppliers’ Maritime Lien Rights

USA - June 24 2020 In Martin Energy Services, LLC v. M/V Bourbon Petrel et al., the Fifth Circuit recently held that when a supplier of bunkers provides fuel to a supply…

A Security Framework for Vessel Owners and Operators: DCSA Publishes Implementation Guide for Cyber Security on Vessels

USA - April 6 2020 On March 10, the Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA), in conjunction with its nine member carriers, published the DCSA Implementation Guide…

Jack Pringle.

U.S. Coast Guard Issues Guidelines for Reducing Cyber Risks at MTSA Facilities

USA - March 30 2020 The U.S. Coast Guard continues to focus on cybersecurity, as computer systems and technology plan an ever-increasing role in the maritime environment…

David F. Katz.