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A Tragedy on the Mississippi River and the Most Common Types of Maritime Accidents

Posted in News & Events, OS- Get to Know Maritime Law on March 16, 2018

On Monday, March 12th, 2018,  the vessel Natalie Jean capsized in the Mississippi River near New Orleans. Three people were aboard the vessel when it struck a docked ship and began to sink. Another vessel near the Natalie Jean was able to arrive in time to rescue one person, but unfortunately, the other two remained…

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Bus Accident in Alabama Involving Houston-Area Band Students

Posted in News & Events, Personal Injury on March 13, 2018

As reported by CNN, a deadly bus accident occurred early Tuesday (3/13) morning involving a bus carrying Houston-area band students in Baldwin County, Alabama. The tragedy included several injured people, who were taken to 10 hospitals throughout the region, including the Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola, which received 18 of the injured victims. Medevac helicopters…

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What You Need to Know About Car Accidents in the Winter & How You Can Protect Yourself

Posted in News & Events, Tips about Car Accidents on January 18, 2018

Texas has had quite an eventful winter season and winter storm Inga continued the unusually cold weather with frigid temperatures and icy roads that made traveling all throughout the state and Gulf Coast especially dangerous. The winter weather caused havoc, leaving roads dangerously slick and causing 100s of car accidents in Texas, shutting down interstates…

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Know If You Have A Case For Your Offshore Injury

Posted in News & Events on September 21, 2017

Offshore injuries are some of the most dangerous injury cases out there. With the threat of such accidents like rig explosions and boating incidents, understanding when your injury is considered an offshore injury for the company will help you immensely. Unfortunately, sometimes the process is muddled in law jargon, and is tough to traverse without…

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What Exactly Is The Jones Act?

Posted in News & Events on August 10, 2017

If you are an offshore worker, it is important to know your rights after being injured off the mainland. What is the Jones Act? The Jones Act, or Merchant Marine Act of 1920, was introduced by Senator Wesley Jones. The act is a Federal statute that covers a broad range of subjects, including regulations regarding…

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The 2017 Lapeze & Johns Scholarship

Posted in News & Events on June 13, 2017

We want to start off by saying thank you to everyone who submitted an application for the Lapeze & Johns Scholarship. We are very excited for what the future holds for the award winner. This scholarship aims to serve multiple purposes: help provide a brighter future for one promising high school student, support and inform…

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