May8
2014

The McAlpin Conroy litigation team successfully represented Royal Caribbean Cruises, Ltd. at a three-day arbitration that resulted in a complete denial of the crewmember’s claims for maintenance and cure and failure to provide prompt, proper and adequate medical care and treatment.  McAlpin Conroy proved that Royal Caribbean had complied with, […]

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Apr20
2014

McAlpin Conroy Wins Motion to Dismiss for Fraud on the Court – In a case involving claims of serious orthopedic and neurologic injuries after an alleged accident during a lifeboat drill, McAlpin Conroy discovered plaintiff had failed to disclose a doctor who treated her for some of the same injuries […]

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Apr20
2014

McAlpin Conroy successfully enforced a foreign selection clause requiring arbitration of a crewmember’s claim against his employer, a major cruise line.  Unhappy with the result, the crewmember appealed the federal court Order to the Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court of Appeal.  On appeal, McAlpin Conroy successfully argued the lower court’s order […]

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Feb5
2014

Arnaud Girard v. M/Y QUALITY TIME Case No. 13-cv-10010-KMM February 5, 2014 Plaintiff rendered salvage services to a yacht which was taking on water offshore of Key West, Florida after striking a submerged object.  The U.S. Coast Guard had already responded and had evacuated the passengers.  The only question for […]

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