Admiralty & Maritime Law News. Crime Stories, Law on News and Legal Publications in March, 2012

Top Picks in News

Health Law Alert: Providers Beware: OIG Alert Highlights FCA Liability Under ...
JD Supra (press release)March 1, 2012

A recent OIG Alert highlights potential False Claims Act (FCA) liability for physicians whose services are billed to Medicare under an independent contractor reassignment. The February 8, 2012, Alert titled, "OIG Alerts Physicians To Exercise Caution ...more »

Opponents question EPA authority in greenhouse gas case
ReutersMarch 1, 2012

Although the judges questioned the standing of the challengers' case, Sentelle and fellow judge David Tatel appeared open to the industry argument that the EPA could have used a different interpretation of the Clean Air Act, rather than having to use ...more »

Admiralty & Maritime Law News and Stories

Admiralty & Maritime Law
[read all news]
Seafarers' charity helps crew after arrest of cargo ship
This Is South DevonMarch 15, 2012

The claim was filed in the Admiralty Court in London. The ship, a 1500-tonne bulk carrier which regularly visits the port, was arrested by the Admiralty Marshall on Sunday, March 10, after docking. Its crew, from the Philippines, Indonesia and Russia, ...more »

Police details 'passed to inmates'
The Press AssociationMarch 2, 2012

... appeared at Craigavon Magistrates' Court charged under the Terrorism Act with collecting information that could be used by terrorists. A detective told district judge Alan White that the documents contained extensive details about Jones's former ...more »

Shipping Cargo
[read all news]
2 Dead, 3 Missing After Ships Collide Off India
The Journal of Commerce OnlineMarch 1, 2012

“The boat was hit by the cargo ship despite us signaling to it about our presence. The collision happened around 1 am (local time) when it was quite dark in the sea,” a rescued fisherman said. Shipping Minister GK Vasan said maritime agencies launched ...more »


Legal and Criminal News in 2014
Legal and Criminal News in 2013
Legal and Criminal News in 2012
Legal and Criminal News in 2011
Book of the Day in our Store
Share it on TwitterFacebook
Living Wills & Health Care Proxies: Assuring That Your End-of-Life Decisions Are RespectedLiving Wills & Health Care Proxies: Assuring That Your End-of-Life Decisions Are Respected
by Martin M. Shenkman, Patti S. Klein
from $0.01
Mark OlandAttorney at LawPRACTICE AREA: Bankruptcy Law, Business Law, Environmental Law, Military Law & Military Benefits
Christopher LozanoAttorney at LawPRACTICE AREA: Personal Injury, Asbestos Litigation, Insurance Litigation, Military Law & Military Benefits