Maritime law, sometimes called admiralty law is the body of statutes, treaties and case law. Which applied in a case when involving personal injury or death, defines the rights and remedies of a plaintiff, and also the rights and remedies... Watch
What is the Death on the High Seas Act (DOHSA)?
The Death on the High Seas Act, sometimes referred to in short-form as DOHSA, is an act that was passed by the American Congress that provides a means for the widow, the children, or a dependent family member of a... Watch
What is the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act?
Let me begin by recognizing that some of the most dangerous working conditions are those that exist dockside, where longshoremen and maritime workers load and unload cargo ships. There's a lot of heavy equipment, cranes and huge containers weighing tons... Watch