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Tuesday, June 11, 2024
  Today marks a significant milestone for many veterans and their families: just 60 days remain until the deadline to file claims under the Camp Lejeune Justice Act (CLJA). This federal law, enacted on August 10, 2022, allows veterans, their families, and civilians who worked at Camp Lejeune who were previously exposed to contaminated water between August 1, 1953, and December 31, 1987, to file a ...read more
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Friday, March 15, 2024
   The coastal city of Galveston, Texas, is charting a course towards becoming a leading destination and debarkation site in the cruise industry. With the recent announcement by MSC Cruises, the world’s third-largest cruise operator, Galveston is poised to solidify its status as a key player on the maritime map. Starting in 2025, MSC Cruises will anchor its stunning MSC Seascape at the Texas ...read more
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Friday, March 01, 2024
   Embarking on a cruise ship is more than a mere holiday; it’s an adventure that sails across the vast, blue canvas of the sea. However, beneath the sun-soaked decks and starlit soirées, there’s a complex web of maritime laws that govern the waters. For passengers aboard these luxurious vessels, understanding these laws can help ensure your safety, security, and peace of mind. As Houston ...read more
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Friday, March 01, 2024
   Going on a cruise is usually about fun and relaxation, but if you get hurt, it can quickly turn into a big headache. Dealing with a personal injury on a cruise ship isn’t just about healing; it’s also about understanding the many maritime laws that are different from what we’re used to on land. Filing a lawsuit under these laws can be like trying to find your way through a maze, where you need ...read more
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Monday, February 12, 2024
   Mediation, a form of alternative dispute resolution, offers parties the opportunity to resolve their disputes without the need for litigation. In Texas, as with other jurisdictions, understanding the nuances and guidelines for successful mediation can be the key to achieving a favorable outcome for all involved. Below are 20 essential tips for an effective mediation.Be Prepared: As with any ...read more
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