Close to 20 years ago we at LIG decided we took the position that we would not write P&I on any account at limits less than $1mil. But with new…
On March 10, 2014, the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld that a land-based vessel repair supervisor was entitled to status as a Jones Act seaman. Elevating Boats,…
We are pleased to announce the release of “Waveline 2014: State of the Marine & Longshore Market”, commissioned from LIG’s national survey in January 2014 to gauge the state of…
Acting United States Attorney A. Lee Bentley, III announced a grand jury returned five indictments charging seven men with conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud.The men charged are John…
There has long been a principal of upmost good faith in Marine Insurance, i.e. you have to disclose information that is relevant, even if you are not asked for it…
By Karen Tischler, CMIP Education Events February 24, 2015 Hey All Insurance Professionals! Just wanted to invite you to our upcoming education event, the CMIP Insuring Waterfront Businesses...
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Heart Condition Not Covered by Jones Act William C. SKYE v. MAERSK LINE 2014 - William Skye, formerly the chief mate of the Sealand Pride, suffers from left ventricular hypertrophy, which he...
An oil rig worker won a $16.7 million final judgment issued Jan. 9, with $2 million in punitive damages and $162,600 in attorney fees. George Tillman, had worked on an oil rig in the waters off Qatar...
I am sorry to report the passing of John Chamberlin, January 2nd 2015. John was a long time member of Signal Admistrating from its early years before moving on to a position in the...
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