Monthly Archives: April 2016


The Jones Act, Seaman & Nabors Offshore case is about a maritime seaman on a vessel in navigable waters that was injured and later filed a lawsuit under the Jones Act.  This case in the United States District Court, E.D. Louisiana ruled on a motion for summary judgment (seaman status).  A brief summary […]

Jones Act, Seaman & Nabors Offshore



The Jones Act, Seaman & Grand River Navigation case is about a maritime seaman on a vessel in navigable waters that was injured and later filed a lawsuit under the Jones Act.  This case in the United States District Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit ruled on an appeal to a dismissal.  A brief summary […]

Jones Act, Seaman & Grand River Navigation