Legal Terminology and Law Definition of Admiralty & Maritime Law

Jones Act
The Merchant Marine Act of 1920 (P.L. 66-261) is a United States Federal statute that regulates maritime commerce in U.S. waters and between U.S. ports. Section 27, better known as the Jones Act, deals with cabotage (i.e., coastal shipping) and requires that all goods transported by water between U.S. ports be carried in U.S.-flag ships, constructed in … Full Definition »
Law topic: Shipping Cargo << Legal issue: Admiralty & Maritime Law
proctor
1) in admiralty (maritime) law, an attorney. 2) person who keeps order. … Full Definition »
Law topic: Shipping Cargo << Legal issue: Admiralty & Maritime Law
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