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A general introduction to shipping law and practice in USA

USA - June 9 2021 A general introduction to shipping law and commercial practice in USA, including key facts, figures, legislation, regulators and recent developments.

Alejandro Mendez, Chris Hart, Jeanie Goodwin, Melanie Fridgant, Michael Wray, Svetlana Sumina, Thomas Nork.

Spotlight: shipping contracts in USA

USA - June 9 2021 An overview of key considerations surrounding contracts in the shipping industry in USA, including contracts for shipbuilding and carriage, as well as limitation of liability.

Alejandro Mendez, Chris Hart, Jeanie Goodwin, Melanie Fridgant, Michael Wray, Svetlana Sumina, Thomas Nork.

Sanchez v. Smart Fabricators - Course Correction for the Seaman Status Test

USA - June 1 2021 The full panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit took up the issue of seaman status in its latest opinion issued May 11…

Jeanie Goodwin, Svetlana Sumina.

Sanchez v. Smart Fabricators - Seaman Status Whiplash or Groundwork for Future En Banc Course Correction?

USA - September 4 2020 We previously reported on the Fifth Circuit's opinion in Sanchez v. Smart Fabricators of Texas, LLC where the court took up the issue of Jones Act…

Jeanie Goodwin.

A general introduction to shipping law and practice in USA

USA - June 9 2020 A general introduction to shipping law and commercial practice in USA, including key facts, figures, legislation, regulators and recent developments.

Alejandro Mendez, Chris Hart, Jeanie Goodwin, Marc Kutner, Melanie Fridgant, Michael Wray, Svetlana Sumina, Thomas Nork.