Judge Refuses To Dismiss Case Seeking To Vacate Award For Carnival

(December 1, 2016, 1:04 PM EST) -- MIAMI — After finding that there was no remedy for a cruise line worker's claim for negligence under Panamanian law and that the court had jurisdiction over an action to vacate an arbitral award issued in Monaco, a Florida federal judge on Nov. 28 denied the cruise line's motion to dismiss the case (Sladjana Cvoro v. Carnival Corp., d/b/a Carnival Cruise Lines, No. 16-21559, S.D. Fla.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 164423).

(Opinion available.  Document #05-161223-003Z.)

Arbitration

Sladjana Cvoro, a Serbian national, worked as an employee of...
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