11th Circuit Finds Cruise Line Worker's Claims Must Be Arbitrated

11th Circuit Finds Cruise Line Worker's Claims Must Be Arbitrated

ATLANTA - The 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on July 9 found that a federal district court erred when it denied a cruise line's motion to compel arbitration of a seaman's claims under his employment contract, vacating an order remanding the case to state court and ordering that the dispute be arbitrated (St. Hugh Williams v. NCL (Bahamas) Ltd., d.b.a. NCL,  No. 11-12150, 11th Cir.; 2012 U.S. App. LEXIS 13979).

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