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November 2
2020

November 2020 Longshore/Maritime Update

November 2020 Longshore/Maritime Update (No. 258) Notes from your Updater: On October 2, 2020, the Supreme Court granted a writ of certiorari in BP P.L.C. v. Mayor and City Council Baltimore (No. 19-1189) (with Justice Alito not participating). The suit … Read full post…

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October 1
2020

October 2020 Longshore/Maritime Update

October 2020 Longshore/Maritime Update (No. 257) Notes from your Updater: The Department of Labor has announced the National Average Weekly Wage that will be applicable for the 12-month period beginning October 1, 2020.  The National Average Weekly Wage beginning on … Read full post…

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September 23
2020

Brown Sims Attorneys recognized as 2020 Texas Super Lawyers

Brown Sims is pleased to announce the selection of Kenneth Engerrand, Michael Williams, Robert Browning, Allen Hemphill, H. Miles Klaff, and G. Byron Sims as 2020 Texas Super Lawyers. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more … Read full post…

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September 17
2020

The Department of Labor announced the National Average Weekly Wage, Maximum and Minimum Compensation Rates, and Annual Adjustments under Section 10(f) of the LHWCA, Effective October 1, 2020.

The Department of Labor has announced the national average weekly wage that will be applicable for the 12-month period beginning October 1, 2020.  The National Average Weekly Wage beginning on October 1, 2020, and extending to September 30, 2021, is … Read full post…

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September 1
2020

September 2020 Longshore/Maritime Update

September 2020 Longshore/Maritime Update (No. 256) Notes from your Updater: After Judge Ozerden entered judgment in the long-running dispute between Ingalls Shipbuilding and the Venezuelan Ministry of Defense over the $200 million contract for repair of two military frigates (discussed … Read full post…

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