Podcast: O.Shane Balloun Explains Lozman v. City of Riviera Beach

March 4, 2013 by

Podcast: Play in new window | Download The recent Supreme Court case of Lozman v. The City of Riviera Beach sparked a flurry of news coverage¬†on the technical legal definition of a vessel. Justices sided 7-2 with Fane Lozman, the  Continue Reading »

Just released, The Seasteading Institute’s first legal research paper.

July 18, 2011 by

I am very excited to share The Seasteading Institute’s first legal research paper, Charting the Course: Toward a Seasteading Legal Strategy (one of a two paper series). The primary objective of these legal papers is to assist with the formation of a legal strategy that will be useful to seasteaders around the world. What does this mean from a practical standpoint? Continue reading

Baltic Seasteading

August 25, 2009 by

Do you live in one of the 9 countries adjacent to the Baltic Sea? Check out the new [Baltic Seasteading](http://www.balticseasteading.com/) group. Their website states:

> Probably the greatest challenge of living at sea is dealing with waves, and the Baltic Sea has some of the lowest waves in the world while still big enough to contain international waters. This makes it a great place for seasteaders to start out and experiment with new structures and a new way of living.

> Baltic Seasteading is a group for people interested in working actively with seasteading in its current state. Continue reading

TSI Engineering Strategy Survey Results

May 27, 2009 by

We’ve completed our analysis of the responses to our community strategy survey, [originally posted here](http://www.seasteading.org/interact/forums/community/feedback-tsi/survey-feedback-wanted-accelerated-strategy-options). Thanks to all of you who took the time to respond! Continue reading

Help Us Plan Our Strategy!

May 14, 2009 by

Here at TSI, we’ve been thinking a lot about how to improve our strategy. We recently published a [strategy document](http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=dck5q6sr_12cqrdxrf2) and a [vision timeline](http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=dck5q6sr_11fcftn966), but these are only the beginning, covering things at a very high level.

We also want results sooner. Our current timeline & strategy describe modest achievements — a prototype seastead built, a successful ocean-based business operating — by the end of 2010. We’ve been thinking in recent weeks that we can, and want to, do better. Continue reading

Basesteading

April 1, 2009 by

Joining the manifesto / strategy proposal tradition started by Vince, Dan B has written up his [proposal for BaseSteading](http://wiki.seasteading.org/index.php/User:DanB/BaseStead_Strategy). While TSI of course has our own strategy (which will be released for comment quite soon), seasteading is a diverse movement and we are delighted to see other people working on their own approaches. Continue reading

TSI 2008 Strategy

May 19, 2008 by

 The Strategic Area sections have been updated with our goals for 2008, and they are also included below:

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