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Federal maritime commission announces demurrage and detention initiatives

Global - October 14 2021 The Federal Maritime Commission ("FMC") recently announced that it is moving forward with two demurrage and detention related initiatives. The…

Melanie Fridgant, Chris Hart.

Jones Act update: Customs and Border Protection renders first floating offshore wind ruling

USA - September 7 2021 For the first time, U.S. Customs and Border Protection ("CBP"), in Headquarters Ruling H318739 (July 6, 2021) ("HQ Ruling"), applied the Jones Act to…

Courtney Campion, Melanie Fridgant, Chris Hart, Glenn Legge, Cade White.

Federal Maritime Commission enforcement inquiry signals - Increased scrutiny for shipping industry

USA - August 23 2021 The lingering effects of COVID-19 on the global supply chain and related port congestion has impacted multiple stakeholders. The container shipping…

Melanie Fridgant, Chris Hart.

Unintended Consequences: The Risks of Implied Warranties in Maritime Contracts

United Kingdom - June 11 2021 As recently illustrated in the Eastern District of Louisiana, ship repairers should be mindful of the continued viability of the implied warranty of…

Svetlana Sumina.

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.

James Brown, Melanie Fridgant, Jeanie Goodwin, Chris Hart, Alejandro Mendez, Thomas Nork, Svetlana Sumina.