5th Circ. Nixes Use Of US Law In Maritime Malaria Dispute

By Caroline Simson (May 1, 2024, 10:37 PM EDT) -- The Fifth Circuit on Wednesday overturned an order permitting an Indian man to invoke U.S. law in his lawsuit accusing a Singaporean ship management company of negligence after he contracted malaria during a trip to Gabon while working aboard a Liberian-flagged cargo ship....

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