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Chambers USA 2017 - Ranked Firm

Chambers USA 2017 - Ranked Firm

Publications

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14 September 2017
Climate change poses a significant exposure for insurers. In addition to the obvious direct claims arising from climate change, insurers face further exposure from litigation arising from the impact of climate change.
6 September 2017
As the first major hurricane to make US landfall since 2005 and with a ferocity reminiscent of Katrina, Hurricane Harvey has impacted a wide segment of the property, construction, and energy (re)insurance market located within the coastal areas of southeast Texas, Houston and its surrounding counties, and the Gulf Coast. The early projections anticipate US$40–50 billion in losses, and years of restoration.
5 September 2017
In the United States, interstate motor and rail transport of all property other than household goods, is governed by the Carmack Amendment to the Interstate Commerce Act (Carmack).
26 July 2017
Property brokers are at risk for claims when they act as a carrier or forwarder. Unfortunately, the line separating these roles can be thin, and even using the wrong language on your website or service agreements can leave you open to liabilities. This article will teach you the latest best practices of property brokers that could protect you from potentially costly lawsuits.
26 July 2017
The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) is a bureau of the US Department of the Treasury that collects and analyzes transaction data to help safeguard our financial system from money laundering, terrorism and other illicit use.
26 July 2017
It’s the increasingly familiar phone call no carrier wants to receive. Your shipment’s gone missing in transit, and didn’t arrive at its destination. In today’s world, savvy thieves can arrange to intercept and pilfer your shipments with the anonymous click of a button.
26 July 2017
To reduce regulatory costs associated with ocean shipping, The Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) has formed a Regulatory Reform Task Force. Its job is to identify outdated rules relating to service contracts and NVOCC service agreements, and revise them to better meet the realities of today. This article covers some of the new changes you can expect.
12 June 2017
In the not so distant past, the word drone was synonymous with covert military actions where the risk of manned aircraft use was simply too great. Drones, or Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) as defined by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), however, have experienced exponential growth in the past four years, both for recreational and commercial purpose.
31 May 2017
What follows focuses solely on one topic, albeit a very important one, addressed by the regulations of the principal agencies that oversee activities of shippers and shipping services - document retention.
28 February 2017
Over the last decade, compliance has become an important concern of companies engaged in shipping and trade. But what exactly is compliance? And how does a company create a business model that addresses its requirements and minimizes risk -- without impeding business? The answer is to create a program for integrating the new regulatory requirements into the daily operations of your business, then overseeing the new operations to ensure that all regulations are observed.
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