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…
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, LLC operates 26-30...
If you have read the press over the last few months you might think it is time to repeal the Jones Act – just a few of the headlines have been: · Want...
IIMIS is pleased to announce the two Fall 2014 CMIP Seminars as follows: The first seminar “Recreational Marine Insurance” is being held in Seattle, WA Oct 9th-10th, 2014. Topics for this...
Willie David Williams has been awarded a unanimous $9.6 million jury verdict against Diamond Offshore Services. Mr. Williams was employed by Diamond Offshore on a semi-submersible drilling vessel,...
If you write business in Alaska, you have probably received a notice from the Alaska DOI regarding a hearing regarding the AK export list. Details can be found at...
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