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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