Chalos & Co Article Featured in The Arrest News

An article authored by George M. Chalos, Esq. is featured in the 27th Issue of “The Arrest News,” published by  The article, titled “IMO 2020 Enactment & Enforcement in the United States,” discusses the importance of having compliant fuel oil onboard (0.5% sulfur content or less) and maintaining accurate records for port state control inspections.  It is expected that the U.S. Coast Guard and Department of Justice will aggressively pursue the failure to comply with the new Sulfur limits and all shipowners and operators should have good policies and procedures for IMO 2020 compliance in place.

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