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Cruise passenger fatally injured during zip line shore excursion incident in Honduras

Awful cruise line news broke last week about a newlywed couple who collided with each other during a zip line tour in Roatan, Honduras, resulting in death and injuries. The individuals involved in the incident, an Israeli couple, were celebrating … Continue reading

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Contingency Fee Clients Must Sign on the Dotted Line

At some point in life, every person surely has received the age-old advice to read a contract before signing it. However, what if you are awoken from a comatose state only to realize that a contingency fee contract with a … Continue reading

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Two Killed by Mooring Line Parting, Others Seriously Injured

The U.S. Coast Guard has launched an investigation after a serious incident killed two maritime workers and injured several others this week. The incident occurred Thursday morning, June 28, 2018, at Terminal 5 in Longview, Washington. Watchstanders at Coast Guard … Continue reading

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SEC Approves Series of Final and Proposed Rules in Line with Stated Priorities

The SEC held a very busy open meeting yesterday, voting on the following final and proposed rules: Adoption of amendments to modernize the definition of “smaller reporting company,” which was established in 2008.  See our previous discussion of the amendments. … Continue reading

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Dockworker killed by line failure, others seriously injured

A serious dockside incident killed one dockworker and injured others at the Port of Longview Terminal 5, in Washington, early Thursday morning. Reportedly a mooring line parted killing one dockworker, seriously injuring the vessel’s chief officer and injuring two others. … Continue reading

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