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Category: Admiralty Law

Unseaworthiness Claims

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An unseaworthiness claim is related to the Jones Act. A vessel owner owes seaman a duty to provide a seaworthy vessel – one

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Admiralty Law Overview

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Admiralty or Maritime Law is a body of law governing navigation and shipping. Admiralty law is under the specific domain of federal

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Jones Act

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The Jones Act is a federal law that provides for benefits to workers who are injured on sea going vessels on navigable waters

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Longshoreman and Harbor Workers’ Act

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The Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act is a workers’ compensation scheme for maritime workers injured on navigable waters. The

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