Marine Torts and Casualties
Monitors substantive and procedural legal issues arising from all kinds of marine casualties, including collisions, personal injuries and death; follows developments in all aspects of maritime law which affect liabilities arising from casualties, including exoneration of or limitation of liability and claimants’ rights to file claims; advises of developments affecting rights of injured maritime personnel
Chair: FREDERICK B. GOLDSMITH
Vice Chair: JASON R. HARRIS
Secretary: ADAM E. DEITZ
Board Liaison: CHARLES G. DE LEO
MLA President: BARBARA L. HOLLAND
MLA First Vice-President: GRADY S. HURLEY
YLC Liaison: GREGORY BURTS
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A joint meeting with the Cruise Line Committee is scheduled for Wednesday, April 29, 2020, from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm (Eastern Time). The agenda will be posted soon. The meeting will be conducted via Zoom with login details to follow.
As of this writing, the Marine Torts & Casualties Committee and the Cruise Line Committee have the following presentations planned for our Spring meeting which is scheduled for 2:30-4:00 pm on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at Clyde & Co., The Chrysler Building, 16th Floor, 405 Lexington Avenue (Midtown):
1. Marius Schønberg, VP and Head of Loss…[Read more]
Revised Agenda for Torts and Casualties Spring 15 Meeting posted on the new website