COAST GUARD REGULATIONS, VESSEL CLASSIFICATION, AND JONES ACT CLAIMS

By Caitlin Morgenstern of Koch & Schmidt posted in Jones Act on Tuesday, July 5, 2016. In Mount v. Keahole Point Fish, LLC, et al, the district court considered the applicability of the United State Coast Guard Commercial Diving Operations regulations to the vessels at issue and thus the viability of the Plaintiff’s claims for negligence per se and unseaworthiness per se […]

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