What are cases involving admiralty and maritime law about?

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Which courts have jurisdiction over cases involving maritime law?

The answer to this question is not as straightforward as it may seem. Article III, Section 2 of the Constitution granted original jurisdiction over maritime cases to the US Su

In civil law cases involving personal injury are called what?

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What is an example of a case that follows maritime law?

Maritime law applies to any case involving a ship or navigable waters. A collision between two ships is a common example. A murder at sea and salvage rights are other ares t

What court hears cases involving tax laws?

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What sect of law does the admiralty law apply to?

"The Admiralty & Maritime Law applies to all contracts, wrongful acts or offenses that take place on navigable waters. An example of the term 'Navigable waters' would be ""int