High Court Puts End To West Caribbean Plane Crash Suit

Law360, Chicago (December 9, 2013, 3:53 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear an appeal from the heirs to victims of a 2005 West Caribbean Airways crash, who had claimed that their suit against the airline was improperly dismissed because it left them without a forum to litigate the case.

The high court denied the petition for writ of certiorari without comment, letting stand the Eleventh Circuit's May ruling affirming a Florida federal court's decision not to vacate its November 2007 dismissal of the suit on the basis that the French...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.