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MM&P Sponsors Study on Responsibility for Shipboard Safety

August 5th 2019

MM&P, in conjunction with Dalhousie University, has completed a study that explores the complex problem of responsibility for shipboard safety. With modern technology, the burden of responsibility can, and must, extend to ship operators, ship owners, classification societies and flag states. To read the study, click here. To read the press release about the study, […]

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ADMINISTRATION UPHOLDS JONES ACT IN FACE OF WAIVER REQUEST

May 9th 2019

A group of Republican lawmakers met with President Trump and Administration officials last week to address White House discussions regarding the possibility of waiving the Jones Act. The Jones Act is the body of law enacted to preserve U.S. independence from foreign shipping interests and maintain a ready reserve force for times of war or […]

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