Monthly Archives: November 2012


Nov

15

2012

Where will I need to sue a cruise line? Florida?

If you’ve been injured on a cruise ship and are seeking legal action against the cruise line, you’re most likely going to need to file your case in Florida. This is a requirement within the ticketing contract that you signed in order to book your cruise. In the contract, there was a clause called the Forum Selection that outlined where and how lawsuits were to…

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Nov

15

2012

What is a maritime lawyer and when should you call one?

If you’ve been injured on a cruise ship or a on a work boat of some type, you may have been recommended to a maritime attorney. But what is a maritime lawyer and why should you call one? Maritime lawyers are uniquely qualified in the field of maritime and admiralty law. These specialists have expertise in the body of law governing oceans, rivers, streams and…

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Nov

14

2012

Selecting The Right Maritime Attorney For Your Case

Dealing with legal matters can be frustrating and confusing. And, the more complex the issue is, or the more money involved, diving into documents coated in legal jargon or gaining your rightful day in court can be overwhelming. So how do you go about selecting the right maritime attorney for your case? Hiring a maritime attorney may seem like an expensive and daunting undertaking, but…

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