Admiralty

Date

1983

Journal Title

Journal ISSN

Volume Title

Publisher

Texas Tech Law Review

Abstract

Survey of United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit’s decisions during the pertinent portions of 1981-1982 on admiralty law. The survey covers litigation on four topics including: (1) ancillary jurisdiction, (2) Suits in Admiralty Act, (3) expansion of the Longshoremen’s and Harbor Worker’s Compensation Act, and (4) the nonrecovery of attorney’s fees in a contribution claim.

Description

Keywords

Admiralty law, Maritime law, Survey, Fifth Circuit

Citation

14 Tex. Tech L. Rev. 71