No. 839, Docket No. 81-7825.

683 F.2d 38 (1982)

COVE TANKERS CORP., Plaintiff-Appellant, v. UNITED SHIP REPAIR, INC., Defendant-Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit.

Decided June 15, 1982.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

William M. Kimball, New York City, for plaintiff-appellant.

William J. Burke, New York City (Poles, Tublin, Patestides & Stratakis, Thomas J. Stadnik, New York City, of counsel), for defendant-appellee.

Before FEINBERG, Chief Judge, WINTER, Circuit Judge, and MISHLER, District Judge.

FEINBERG, Chief Judge:

This appeal raises the issue whether on the facts before us the Longshoremen's and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act, 33 U.S.C. § 901 et seq. (Act), applies beyond the territorial waters of the United States to cover ship repairmen injured or killed while working on a ship on the high seas. Judge Leonard B. Sand of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, in an opinion reported at 528 F.Supp...

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