212-233-9385

The Basics of Admiralty Jurisdiction

The body of law governing admiralty jurisdiction, or maritime laws, doesn’t necessarily apply simply because a vessel is involved or because an incident occurs on navigable waters. Instead, for admiralty…

Continue Reading The Basics of Admiralty Jurisdiction

The Basics of the Maritime Lien

In 1910 Congress passed the Federal Maritime Lien Act to encourage growth in the merchant marine industry and attempt to create a unified theory among maritime liens. However, maritime liens…

Continue Reading The Basics of the Maritime Lien

Shipowner’s Liability

As America’s premier maritime personal injury firm, Friedman, James & Buchsbaum prides ourselves on the results we receive for our client’s as well as our eagerness to keep you informed…

Continue Reading Shipowner’s Liability

Maritime Law Basics

As lawyers who specialize in maritime law, we encounter many people who were unaware that the rules that govern the seas vary so greatly from the “law of the land.”…

Continue Reading Maritime Law Basics
Close Menu