Law & Advocacy

SCI’s President & Executive Director gives an update on the recent presentations given by SCI representatives at the International Maritime More...
  • Shore Leave Survey 2016 August 10, 2016 SCI’s Annual Seafarer Shore Leave Survey indicates why some seafarers remain stuck on board their vessels in U.S. ports. More...
  • Recognizing a Hero at Sea July 7, 2016 Douglas B. Stevenson, Director of SCI’s Center for Seafarers’ Rights and President of the Life Saving Benevolent Association, awarded an LSBA medal of honor to Mr. Anthony Pozun, acknowledging his More...

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Ad Hoc Tripartite Maritime Committee for the Seafarers’ Identity Documents Convention (Revised), 2003 (No. 185) February 16, 2016

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Maltese Lectures Prepare Maritime Lawyers February 4, 2016

SCI’s Center for Seafarers’ Rights Director shares knowledge and expertise with specialist students training in international maritime law.

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