Civ. A. No. 77-347.

462 F.Supp. 782 (1978)

Mrs. Leonor Maria Chirinos de ALVAREZ, Individually and as Personal Representative of the Estate of Telesforo Alvarez, Deceased, Plaintiff, v. CREOLE PETROLEUM CORPORATION, Defendant.

United States District Court, D. Delaware.

December 15, 1978.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Arthur Inden, of Young, Conaway, Stargatt & Taylor, Wilmington, Del., Marvin I. Barish, of Adler, Barish, Daniels, Levin & Creskoff, Philadelphia, Pa., for plaintiff.

Peter M. Sieglaff, of Potter, Anderson & Corroon, Wilmington, Del., Daniel J. Dougherty, and Douglas G. Cameron, of Kirlin, Campbell & Keating, New York City, for defendant Creole Petroleum Corp.

Allen M. Terrell, Jr., of Richards, Layton & Finger, Wilmington, Del., George D. Byrnes, Exxon Corp., New York City, for defendant Exxon Corp.

STAPLETON, District Judge:

The widows of four men who died in an explosion brought these actions, individually and as the personal representatives of their husbands' estates, against the Creole Petroleum Corporation ("Creole")1 and the Exxon Corporation ("Exxon")2 to recover damages for their husbands' deaths. Both Creole and Exxon have moved to dismiss the complaints against them for lack of subject matter...

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