No. 503, Docket 82-7507.

709 F.2d 169 (1983)

John Crews RAINEY, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. PAQUET CRUISES, INC., Defendant, Nouvelle Compagnie De Paquetvots, CIE., Defendant-Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit.

Decided June 8, 1983.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Alexander J. Wulwick, New York City (Siff & Newman, P.C., and L. Kevin Sheridan, New York City, of counsel), for plaintiff-appellant.

James M. Hazen, New York City (McHugh, Leonard & O'Conor, New York City, of counsel), for defendant-appellee.

Before OAKES, VAN GRAAFEILAND and MESKILL, Circuit Judges.


John Crews Rainey appeals from a judgment of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, Sweet, J., which dismissed appellant's complaint at the close of a bench trial. Appellant had sought to recover damages from Nouvelle Compagnie De Paquetvots, CIE., the owner/operator of the cruise ship M.S. Mermoz for injuries sustained by him while a passenger on the ship. For the reasons that follow, we affirm...

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