Marquis Yachts is filing suit against Netherlands-based VanDutch Yachts for the second time in a year, saying VanDutch breached its contract with Marquis to build the Dutch company’s yachts.
Trade Only follows developments in lawsuits that can have a significant effect on companies or sections of the worldwide marine industry.
TruPlug, manufacturer of the original TruPlug emergency plug for boats, said today that Orange County Superior Court in California awarded the company more than $500,000 in damages in its lawsuit against Forespar, a marine products distributor in Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif.
In the latest round in a legal tussle between two marine electronics heavyweights, Garmin has reassured its dealers and customers that it has not shipped any product with the technology the International Trade Commission says infringes on Navico patents.
The village of Key Biscayne filed a lawsuit over the Miami International Boat Show — again — this time against Miami-Dade County.
A group of fraudsters siphoned more than 1 million pounds from Princess Yachts by setting up fake companies and billing contractors for “doing nothing.”
Xcursion Marketing Group and Forest River reached a business resolution regarding disputes related to the Xcursion pontoon boat.
A federal judge this week upheld a new rule allocating separate red snapper quotas for recreational anglers and licensed charter captains in the Gulf of Mexico.
A senior boss at Princess Yachts was building a kit car with some of the money he was fraudulently taking from the company, according to testimony given in a U.K. court.
A lawsuit that Key Biscayne filed against the National Marine Manufacturers Association as part of an ongoing effort to block the Miami International Boat Show’s move to Miami Marine Stadium and its surrounding area was dismissed.
Hours after marine electronics manufacturer Navico said Wednesday that the U.S. International Trade Commission ruled that competitor Garmin’s DownVu scanning sonar products violate Navico’s U.S. patents for DownScan Imaging technology, Garmin vowed to appeal the decision.