Tentative Agreement on Port Labor Strike
February 2, 2013
Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service Director George Cohen announced a tentative agreement late Friday between the U.S. Maritime Alliance and the International Longshoremen's Association. The deal is subject to agreement on a number of local union issues.
Click here to read the official press release: http://usmxlaborupdates.com/static/uploads/general-images/ILA-USMX_Statement-2-1-13.pdf
Womble Carlyle's Admiralty and Maritime team is actively involved in Charleston's maritime community, including such organizations as the Maritime Association of South Carolina, the Propeller Club of Charleston, and the Charleston Maritime Law Institute. Practice group members also serve in leadership positions in regional and national maritime law organizations, including the Maritime Law Association of the United States, the Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute, and the Tulane Admiralty Law Institute.