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Understanding Supplemental Spousal Liability Insurance in NY
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Captain Phillips' Crew Lawsuit Has No Merit
Ten Points to Rationalize and Restart the United States Maritime Industry
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Maritime Reflections: Panama
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Federal Court Upholds Majority of Hours-of-Service Rule
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US Import Policy; Tariffs and Import Restrictions; Preferential Duty Programs; Country of Origin; Classification; Procedures; Consumer Product Safety; and, Miscellaneous.
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