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Tuesday, 19 May 2009 19:45

Defenses: Equitable Estoppel- Concealment of Material Facts

Case Name: Victor Billiot v Cenac Towing Co.
Date of Judgment: 2nd April 2009
Court: U.S.D.C. -E.D. Louisiana.
Judge: District Judge Vance
Citation: 2009 WL 910654 (E.D.La.)

Background: Plaintiff, Victor Billion ("Seaman") sued defendant, Cenac Towing Co. ("Employer") for claims under the Jones Act and maritime law.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 October 2009 21:37
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Tuesday, 19 May 2009 19:30

Equitable Tolling-

Case Name: Steve Kuithe ordv Gulf Caribe Maritime, Inc.
Date of Judgment: 6th April 2009
Court: U.S.D.C. - S.D. Alabama
Judges: District Judge Steele
Citation: 2009 WL 928589 (S.D.Ala.)

Background: Plaintiff, Steve Kuithe ("Seaman") sued defendant, Gulf Caribe Maritime ("Employer") for a knee injury that occurred while seaman was performing his duties. Seaman stated that his left knee "popped" when he fell from a ladder. 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 October 2009 02:37
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Sunday, 17 May 2009 21:20
Description of the Case: Laches- No Statute of Limitations, Prejudice & Inexcusable Delay- Bringing Claims

Case Name: Mon River Towing, Inc. v. Industry Terminal and Salvage Co.
Date of Judgment:
31st March 2009
Court:
United States District Court, W.D. Pennsylvania
Judges:
District Judge Fischer
Citation:
2009 WL 904701 (W.D.Pa)

Background: The Plaintiff, Mon River Towing ("MRT") brought suit against Industry Terminal and Salvage Company ("ITS") for lost profits, indemnification, negligence and attorney's fees. MRT submitted a Motion for Summary Judgment.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 October 2009 18:45
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