Cruise Co. To Fight Customs Ban On Foreign-Staffed Line

Law360, New York (March 12, 2014, 2:39 PM EDT) -- Affiliates of Genting Group's Resorts World on Tuesday told a Washington federal court that they planned to appeal an order allowing U.S. Customs and Border Protection to block them from operating a Miami gambling “cruise to nowhere” with foreign crew members.

Bimini Superfast Operations LLC and related affiliates filed a notice of appeal with the federal court. The company will be challenging a January court order that sided with Customs' decision that Resorts World Bimini needed to use U.S.-authorized employees to man the casino cruise, rather than...
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