Florida Yachts Brokers Association aims to boost marine economy through legislative change

The Florida Yacht Brokers Association and attorneys and lobbyists with Becker & Poliakoff are engaging in an industry effort to amend current legislation hindering the sale of foreign-flagged yachts in the U.S. Under Title 19 CFR § 4.94, foreign-flagged boats can obtain a cruising license in the U.S., with the caveat that the vessel is […]
Boating Industry

Connecticut marine association reports on busy legislative season

The Connecticut Marine Trades Association was “very active” in offering testimony and advancing the industry’s goals this year, the group’s legislative representative reported recently. CMTA offered testimony on eight bills to multiple committees and advocated for or against a number of measures that affected the recreational boating sector, Linda Kowalski of The Kowalski Group, LLC, […]
Boating Industry