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Q: What steps do I need to take to become of majority status and correctly use the name? Indiana and internationally.

Tom Evans answered on Jun 24, 2019

Sorry, but this does not sound like a maritime question. Also, the naming in issue did not come through. Please try trademark and copy write experts. Thank you and best regards. Tom Evans Maritime Lawyer Please see Justia disclaimer.

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Q: can president trump impose martial law.

Tim Akpinar answered on Oct 14, 2018

It would depend on the circumstances facing the nation. Historically, martial law has been imposed in times of war or disaster. Constitutional scholars would be likely to have a deeper insight into the concept than maritime attorneys because it is closely connected to the suspension of habeas... Read more »

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Q: In a Maritime case filed in Illinois, what, if anything, must litigant file before filing complaint?

T. J. Jesky answered on Sep 8, 2018

In order to prevail under maritime law you need to prove negligence. This involves convincing a judge and/or jury that the defendant failed to take action that should have been taken, or by proving that the defendant did not apply proper safety measures. A person is considered liable for all... Read more »

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