Experienced Maritime Attorneys BLOG

Women’s Work: At Sea, On shore, At Home, In the Community Exhibit

August 30, 2021

On September 9th a new exhibit is opening up at the New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center, called Women’s Work: At Sea, On shore, At Home, In the Community. The exhibit will shine…

What Are The Maritime Laws Regarding Marijuana Use on Ships

August 10, 2021

Despite the trend toward legalization of marijuana in the states, the substance remains classified as an illegal drug under U.S. federal law. In fact, federal law places marijuana in the…

Massachusetts Lawyer Weekly Features Experienced Maritime Attorney Carolyn M. Latti

July 23, 2021

A recent ruling from a U.S. District Court determined that Massachusetts courts do not have personal jurisdiction over the Panama owner and Singapore operator of a container ship that damaged…

More than a Job: Work and Community in New Bedford’s Fishing Industry Exhibit

April 28, 2021

If you have ever wondered what it’s like on a fishing vessel, now is the time to find out and learn about a scallop vessel. The New Bedford Fishing Heritage…

Royal Canadian Air Force and the United States Coast Guard Rescue Efforts for the F/V ATLANTIC DESTINY

March 8, 2021

Many thanks to the coordinated rescue efforts of the Royal Canadian Air Force and the United States Coast Guard for saving lives of commercial fishermen. On March 3, 2021, a…

Women’s Work: At Sea, On Shore, At Home, In the Community

March 8, 2021

It is with great excitement we announce that the New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center is launching a new project this month, WOMEN’S WORK: AT SEA, ON SHORE, AT HOME, IN…

What are the Most Common Accidents on Board Ships?

March 6, 2021

Unlike car accidents or slip and fall cases where attorneys see the same type of accident over and over, there is no “common” type of accident on board a ship.…

We invite you to support New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center, Inc.

We invite you to support New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center, Inc.

December 9, 2020

Latti & Anderson LLP has been a proud sponsor of the New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center for many years. Like cultural organizations around the world, the Center was forced to…

Judge rules SSA negligent in 2017 fast ferry crash

Judge rules SSA negligent in 2017 fast ferry crash

December 9, 2020

A federal court judge ruled in favor of passengers and workers who were injured when the IYANOUGH crashed into a 3,000-foot-long rock breakwater in Hyannisport. On behalf of its clients,…