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Press article: case law developments regarding removal of US maritime cases from state to federal court

31 March 2015

Interesting US maritime case law has developed over the past few years, especially in the 5th Circuit, due to the 2011 amendment to the federal removal statute.

Senior Claims Executive Rebecca Hamra was recently published in the first quarter 2015 edition of Benedict’s Maritime Bulletin. Her article, titled 'Maritime Removal of Cases Under U.S.C. Section 1441', discusses the cases in the US since the amendment. The full article is available via the link on the right.