Guest Speakers for Texas
Speaker Location Topics Covered
H. Lynn Keith Austin, TX

Texas Navy, law of the sea, Admiralty Law. Attorney, Legal Research and Data.

Mike Kimball Tyler, TX

Opportunities to use boats to develop business goodwill and maximize income tax deductions. Tax planning for charter boat owners, tax guide for business yachtsmen.

Morton Konig Houston, TX

Safety, search and rescue, use of VHF radios, equipping boat for safety, what to do in an emergency.

Member USCG Auxiliary.

Mark McAllister Corpus Christi, TX

Marine Surveyor and Claims Adjuster. Loss prevention, boat insurance, dealing with insurance companies. How to choose a boat/elements of design, hurricane approaches.

J.G. Merritt Austin, TX

Blister repair and bottom paints, boat design - power or sail. The surveyor's role in purchasing, "Do-it-yourself" nightmares. Area: 100 mi radius of Austin, more if travel can be arranged.

Robert Phipps, Sr. Beaumont, TX

Boat claims and handling procedures, fraud and arson claims against insurers. Area: upper gulf coast-Houston to W. Louisiana.