No. 17-1104.

139 S.Ct. 986 (2019)

586 U.S. 446

AIR AND LIQUID SYSTEMS CORP., et al., Petitioners v. Roberta G. DEVRIES, Individually and as Administratrix of the Estate of John B. DeVries, Deceased, et al.

Supreme Court of United States.

Decided March 19, 2019.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Shay Dvoretzky , Washington, DC, for the petitioners.

Thomas C. Goldstein , Bethesda, MD, for the respondents.

Benjamin M. Flowers , Jones Day, Columbus, OH, Shay Dvoretzky , Jeffrey R. Johnson , Vivek Suri , Jones Day, Washington, DC, Christopher G. Conley , Evert Weathersby , Houff, Bogart, GA, for petitioner CBS Corporation.

Brady L. Green , Wilbraham, Lawler & Buba, Philadelphia, PA, for petitioner Air & Liquid Systems Corp.

Christopher J. Keale , Afigo I. Okpewho-Fadahunsi , Tanenbaum Keale LLP, Newark, NJ, for petitioner Foster Wheeler LLC.

John J. Hare , Marshall Dennehey , Warner Coleman & Goggin, Philadelphia, PA, for petitioner Ingersoll-Rand Company.

Timothy E. Kapshandy , John A. Heller , Sidley Austin LLP, Chicago, IL, Carter G. Phillips , Counsel of Record, Paul J. Zidlicky , Tobias S. Loss-Eaton , Sidley Austin LLP, Washington, DC, for respondent General Electric Co.

Denyse F. Clancy , Kazan, McClain, Satterley, & Greenwood, Oakland, CA, Richard P. Myers , Robert E. Paul , Alan I. Reich , Patrick J. Myers , Paul, Reich & Myers, P.C., Philadelphia, PA, Jonathan Ruckdeschel , The Ruckdeschel Law Firm, LLC, Ellicott City, MD, William W.C. Harty , Patten, Wornom, Hatten & Diamonstein, Newport News, VA, for respondents.

In maritime tort cases, we act as a common-law court, subject to any controlling statutes enacted by Congress. See Exxon Shipping Co. v. Baker, 554 U.S. 471, 507-508, 128 S.Ct. 2605<...

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