Products Liability Subscribe to view the full case

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Case Types: Admiralty/Maritime - Boating Accidents | Products Liability - Manufacturing Defect 

Case: Bender Shipbuilding and Repair Co. and Seacor Marine LLC v. Caterpillar Inc.; GE Power Conversion USA Inc., formerly known as Converteam Inc.; and Thompson Tractor Co. Inc.

State: AL

Date: 2014-06-09

Experts: Dr. Kenneth W. Fisher (Florham Park, NJ) Marine

Summary: In October 2005, plaintiff ship operator Seacor Marine LLC entered into a contract with plaintiff Bender Shipbuilding and Repair Co. Inc. for the construction of a series of state-of-the-art vessels....

Worker/Workplace Negligence Subscribe to view the full case

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Case Types: Admiralty/Maritime - Jones Act | Worker/Workplace Negligence - Negligent Maintenance 

Case: Gregory Mulholland v. The City of New York

State: NY

Date: 2013-04-22

Experts: Dr. Kenneth W. Fisher (Florham Park, NJ) Maritime

Summary: On July 2, 2009, plaintiff Gregory Mulholland, 49, a deckhand, was performing his regular work duties at a dock on Hart Island, which is located on New York's side of the Long Island Sound. Mulhollan...

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Case Types: Recreation - Boating | Products Liability - Design Defect | Products Liability - Failure to Warn 

Case: Robert Bell, as Guardian ad Litem for Nicholette C. Bell and Bethany Wallenburg v. MasterCraft Boat Co. and Jerry Montz

State: CA

Date: 2011-06-07

Experts: Dr. Kenneth W. Fisher (Florham Park, NJ) Maritime

Summary: On July 9, 2006, plaintiffs Nicholette Bell, 23, and Bethany Wallenburg, 22, both students at Chico State University, were passengers in a MasterCraft X-45 wakeboarding craft operated on Lake Orovill...

Premises Liability Subscribe to view the full case

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Case Types: Premises Liability - Slip and Fall | Premises Liability - Stairs or Stairway | Premises Liability - Dangerous Condition 

Case: Randye Guzi v. TWFM Ferry, Inc. New York Water Taxi, LLC., New York Water Taxi, New York Waterway and City of New York

State: NY

Date: 2011-01-18

Experts: Dr. Kenneth W. Fisher (Florham Park, NJ) Maritime

Summary: On Dec. 22, 2005, plaintiff Randye Guzi, 47, a paralegal, slipped while she was descending an exterior stairway of a ferry. She fell down the stairs, and she claimed that she sustained injuries of he...

Worker/Workplace Negligence Subscribe to view the full case

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Case Types: Admiralty/Maritime - Boating Accidents | Worker/Workplace Negligence - Negligent Assembly or Installation 

Case: Estate of Michael Scott Hager Sr., Susan Cornell and Judith Ann Hager, as co- administrators Ad Prosequendum for the Estate of Michael Scott Hager Sr. v. Laurelton Wleding Service, Inc., a body licensed to do business in the State of New Jersey; ACR Electronics, Inc., a body corporate; CM Hammer Handles AB, a foreign corporation; Givens Ocean Survival Systems Co., Inc., a body corporate; Marine Safety Corp., a body corporate licensed to do business in the State of New Jersey; Goulds Pumps, a body corporate licensed to do business in the State of New Jersey

State: NJ

Date: 2006-04-17

Experts: Dr. Kenneth W. Fisher (Florham Park, NJ) Maritime

Summary: On January 18, 1999 plaintiff Michael Scott Hager, 30s, a fisherman, was first mate aboard the clam boat F/V Adriatic when the boat capsized and sunk off the coast of Ship Bottom, N.J.. The boat sank...