Nov20
2015

The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals has issued an opinion in favor of McAlpin Conroy’s client affirming the trial court’s order compelling arbitration of a foreign crewmember’s Jones Act claim. The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, which encompasses Florida, Georgia and Alabama, affirmed the trial court’s ruling that the crewmember must […]

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Oct5
2015

October 5, 2015 – MIAMI, FLORIDA — The maritime litigation law firm of McAlpin Conroy has earned their clients three arbitration defense verdicts within the short span of three weeks, a highly unusual, if not unprecedented, result.  An arbitration defense verdict is the equivalent of a defense verdict at trial.  The Jones […]

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Aug18
2015

A minor-plaintiff and his father sued one of the world’s premier cruise lines after the minor-plaintiff fell and broke his arm onboard a cruise ship.  The plaintiff-passengers alleged that the cruise line failed to clean up a puddle of water after an experiment in the kid’s laboratory onboard which created […]

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Aug17
2015

McAlpin Conroy is on a roll, receiving our third arbitration defense verdict in less than three weeks!  In the latest victory, McAlpin Conroy represented one of the world’s premier cruise lines against claims by a former crewmember arising from an alleged accident that occurred while the crewmember was carrying a […]

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