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U.S. State Department Issues New Crime Warning for the Bahamas

The United Stated State Department issued a new crime warning for the Bahamas. You can read the new warning issued on January 10, 2018 here. The crime warning states, in part: Exercise increased caution in The Bahamas due to crime. … Continue reading

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New Jones Act Case From Eleventh Circuit – Lindo v. NCL (BAHAMAS), LTD.

New case from the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals regarding arbitration clause in a Jones Act employment contract. The case is Lindo v. NCL (BAHAMAS), LTD., 2011 U.S. App. LEXIS 18001 and it can be found here (with a 24 … Continue reading

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Cruise Passenger Disappears on Jet Ski In Nassau, Bahamas

The Nassau Guardian reports that a cruise ship passenger went missing sometime Saturday after he left a Paradise Island beach on a rented jet ski and did not return. The newspaper reports that the U.S. Embassy has been notified of … Continue reading

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Carnival Passenger Killed on Jet Ski in the Bahamas

Multiple news stations are reporting today that a passenger from the Carnival Sensation cruise ship was fatally injured while in a serious accident involving a jet ski rented during a port call in Nassau. A second passenger sustained injuries and … Continue reading

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Bahamas seeking re-election to IMO Council

Bahamas seeking re-election to IMO Council NASSAU, Bahamas (CMC) — The Bahamas is seeking re-election to the International Maritime Organisation Council under Category ‘C’, having ratified the legal framework developed by the IMO and signed all of its major international … Continue reading

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