Coast Guard Publishes Circular for International Marine Casualty Investigations

The U.S. Coast Guard issued a circular in the Federal Register on December 1 announcing policy and guidance for the coordination and cooperation of marine casualty investigations with other substantially interested States (SISs) consistent with the generally recognized practices and…

Coast Guard Announces Cooperative Research Agreement For Small Aircraft Systems Use by First Responders and Dept. of Homeland Security

Today, in the federal register, the U.S. Coast Guard¬† announced its intent to enter into a cooperative research and development agreement (CRADA) with several companies to evaluate small unmanned aircraft systems (SUAS) sensors or payloads, to determine their potential use…


United States v. Moss, No. 16-30561, 2017 U.S. App. LEXIS 18665 (5th Cir. Sep. 27, 2017). Ainsley Fagan Editor-in-Chief A new decision interpreting the application of the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act was released Wednesday morning by the Fifth Circuit…

Cruise Passenger Protection Act Proposed

In 2010, Congress passed and President Obama signed The Cruise Vessel Security and Safety Act which required protective measures for cruise ship passengers. (See: Tiffany Peyroux, The Cruise Vessel Security and Safety Act of 2010 Founders on Its Maiden Voyage,…


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