Since 2014, when I wrote an article regarding the current status of the Temporary Import Permits (TIP) in Mexico, there have been numerous updates to the TIP system. The main change is it is now computerized, as is most of Mexico.
DANA POINT — Designed to offer both fun and fast-paced competition, boaters can join in the 38th annual Dana Point Turkey Trot scheduled for Nov. 26.
NEWPORT BEACH — On Oct. 17 American Legion Yacht Club hosted the 26th Sailing Day for the Visually Impaired. The Women’s Sailing Association—Orange County (WSA-OC) sponsored 159 guests to attend the event hosted by the American Legion Yacht Club and Post 291 Family.
If you've been dazzled by festive holiday boat parade displays and considered decorating your boat, but are concerned about lighting and electrical requirements, don't give up! Advice in planning and meeting your holiday lighting needs is available both online and at your local marine store.
I am in the process of selling my boat, and the buyer discovered that a lien had been recorded on the Coast Guard Abstract of Title over 10 years ago. The lien is related to some engine work that was completed on my boat, but the boat mechanic who did the work should have removed the lien when I paid him. Now, after 10 years, I can’t find the mechanic and the buyer will back out of the purchase if I can’t transfer clear title to him. I did some research on this and I found a federal statute which calls for maritime liens to expire after three years. Does this statute apply to a case like mine? If so, why does this lien continue to appear on my title history? If not, what can I do ...