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Death on the High Seas Act

Lea en español The Death on the High Seas Act provides compensation to the surviving family of people killed while at sea. Recovery under the act historically was limited to financial loss; however, it is now possible to recover for the pain and suffering of the family. In order for family members to recover losses, […]

Admiralty Law and Maritime Law

Lea en español Admiralty law and maritime law govern entities that operate vessels on the ocean. Common suits brought under admiralty law include damaged cargo, injured seamen, collisions between vessels and maritime pollution. GetLegal.com’s Admiralty and Maritime Law Center provides general legal information on select admiralty laws.    Death on the High Seas Act The […]