In 2017, Jim continued as one of the “go to” maritime lawyers when things go wrong on the high seas. He appeared in:

Aquatic International Royal Caribbean Advertises for Lifeguards

Vocativ Online Cruise Magazine Offers ‘America’ To Banned Travelers

Fox News How safe are swimming pools on mega cruise ships?

Daily Mail ‘Somebody is going to get fired!’ Homeowner films her husband waving desperately as massive cruise ship comes terrifyingly close to their $2.3 MILLION waterfront home

Aquatics International Royal Caribbean Launches Lifeguard Program

Journal of World-System Research The Caribbean Cruise Ship Business and the Emergence of a Transnational Capitalist Class

Fox News Travel Cruise ship responsible for couple’s death, report finds

Daily Mail Cruise company is finally found responsible for fire that engulfed Amazon tour boat and killed retired Nebraska couple

gCaptain Norwegian Cruise Line Hires Lifeguards After Multiple Child Deaths

Miami New Times Congress Introduces New Cruise Ship Safety Regulations

gCaptain Why are Lifeboats Killing Seafarers?

Inquistr Disney Cruise Line Passenger Jumps Overboard While On Disney Dream Rescued By Coast Guard

Conde Nast Traveler What Happens When Someone Falls Off a Cruise Ship?

Courier’s Life Brooklyn Daily Mystery solved! Russian billionaire’s yacht can’t dock because it is illegal

NBC News Sex Assault Victims on Cruise Ships Are Often Under 18

New York Daily News Sexual assault victims on cruise ships are often minors

International Business Times Are Cruises Safe? Sexual Assault On Ships Poses Danger To Minors

NBC Nightly News ” Cruise Lines Are Not There to Protect You

Daily Mail Sexual assault victims on board cruise ships are often minors and the perpetrators are rarely punished, damning report finds

International Business News Are Cruises Safe? Sexual Assault On Ships Poses Danger To Minors

NBC Nightly News Hidden Dangers on Cruise Ships for Kids

Elliott Why your cruise ship’s flag matters

CNS Business Three cruise ships switch from Falmouth, Jamaica

Albuquerque Journal Cruise crime can cause chaos, complications

MarketWatch The dark side of cruises

Express WATCH: Cruise ship smashed by devastating waves in extreme weather

Altoona Mirror Hit the high seas, but be careful

Conde Nast Traveler How Cruises Have Handled All These Hurricanes

Miami New Times Miami’s Cruise Industry Gave $23,500 to Senator Who Stopped New Cruise Tax

Miami New Times Florida Family Finds Hidden Camera in Carnival Cruise Ship Cabin

Miami Herald Family finds hidden camera in their Carnival cruise cabin. But who was recording?

New York Daily News Family discovers hidden camera in Carnival cruise cabin

FOX News Family finds hidden camera in Carnival Cruise stateroom

Daily Mail Family finds hidden camera pointing at their bed in their Carnival cruise ship cabin

Miami Herald 12 reported dead as tourist bus crashes in Mexico

Sun Sentinel Can cruise lines ensure shore excursions they offer are safe?

CBS News Skid marks may indicate tour bus that crashed was speeding, Mexican prosecutors say

CBS News 8 Americans among dead in Mexico tour bus crash (video)

CBS This Morning Mexico tour bus crash: Eight Americans among the dead

Associated Press via NBC News Mexico tourist bus crash: Survivors heading home, 2 victims ID’d

Frommer’s Royal Caribbean Increases the Daily Fee Used to Tip Staff

Jim was interviewed by a local television station regarding the drowning death of a child in one of NCL’s lifeguard-less swimming pools.