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Industry Advisory – Requirement to File Timely and Accurate Service Contracts


The Federal Maritime Commission reminds vessel-operating common carriers (VOCCs) they must file all service contracts and amendments to service contracts in the Commission’s SERVCON  system no later than thirty (30) days after the effective date. Failure to file service contracts in accordance with 46 CFR Part §530 could result in… Read More »

Industry Advisory — Interim Procedures for Submitting “Charge Complaints” Under 46 U.S.C. § 41310


The Federal Maritime Commission gives the following guidance for parties wishing to dispute charges assessed by common carriers that they believe may not comply with the Ocean Shipping Reform Act of 2022, which became Public Law 117-146 on June 16, 2022. Parties interested in filing such “Charge Complaints” at the… Read More »