Significant Cases

Mitchell v. Trawler Racer, Inc., 362 U.S. 539 (1960)

Zouras v. Menelaus Shipping Co., 336 F.2d 209 (1st Cir. 1964)

Boudreau v. Boat Andrea G. Corp., 215 N.E.2d 907 (Mass. 1966)

Bono v. Ocean Wave, Inc ­., 215 N.E.2d 666 (Mass. 1966)

Saunders v. Austin W. Fishing Corp ­., 224 N.E.2d 215 (Mass. 1967)

Tucker v. Ocean Wave, 224 N.E.2d 215 (Mass. 1967)

Pino v. Trans-Atlantic Marine, 265 N.E.2d 583 (Mass. 1970)

Moragne v. States Marine Lines, Inc., 398 U.S. 375 (1970)

Pino v. Trans-Atlantic Marine, Inc., 265 N.E.2d 583 (Mass. 1970)

Pope v. Moore-McCormack Lines, Inc., 269 N.E.2d 706 (Mass. 1971), cert. denied, 404 U.S. 882 (1971)

Victory Carriers, Inc. v. Law, 404 U.S. 202 (1971)

Stafford v. Perini Corp., 475 F.2d 507 (1st Cir. 1973)

Peymann v. Perini Corp., 507 F.2d 1318 (1st Cir. 1974), cert. denied, 421 U.S. 914 (1975)

Bennett v. Perini Corp., 510 F.2d 114 (1st Cir. 1975)

Scola v. Boat Frances R., Inc., 546 F.2d 459 (1st Cir. 1976)

Farrell Lines, Inc. v. Jones, 530 F.2d 7 (5th Cir. 1976), reh’g en banc denied, 532 F.2d 1375 (5th Cir. 1976)

Brown v. Mass. Port Auth., 357 N.E.2d 928 (Mass. 1976)

Consolidated Mach., Inc. v. Protein Products Corp., 428 F.Supp. 209 (M.D. Fla. 1976)

Anderson v. Iceland S.S. Co., 585 F.2d 1142 (1st Cir. 1978)

Melanson v. Caribou Reefers, Ltd., 667 F.2d 213 (1st Cir. 1981)

Clauson v. Smith, 823 F.2d 660 (1st Cir. 1987)

Yiakas v. Savoy, 526 N.E.2d 1305 (Mass. App. Ct. 1988), rev. denied, 529 N.E.2d 1346 (Mass. 1988)

Lyon v. Ranger III, 858 F.2d 22 (1st Cir. 1988), reh’g denied, 858 F.2d 22 (1st Cir. 1988)

Shea v. Rev-Lyn Contracting Co., 868 F.2d 515 (1st Cir. 1989)

Cheshire Toyota/Volvo, Inc. v. O’Sullivan, 562 A.2d 788 (N.H. 1989)

Newbury v. Savoy, 567 N.E.2d 1269 (Mass.App.Ct. 1991)

DiGiovanni v. Traylor Bros., Inc., en banc 959 F.2d 1119 (1st Cir. 1992), cert. denied, 506 U.S. 827 (1992)

MacInnes v. Germagian, 1992-P-0592 (Mass.App.Ct. 1993)

Newbury v. Mass. Prop. Ins. Underwriting Ass’n., 624 N.E.2d 127 (Mass.App.Ct. 1993)

Roche v. Springfield Redevelopment Auth., 639 N.E.2d 1119 (Mass.App.Ct. 1994)

Doucas v. Perini Corp., 639 N.E.2d 1120 (Mass.App.Ct. 1994), rev. denied, 642 N.E.2d 301 ( Mass. 1994)

Cohen v. Liberty Mut. Ins. Co., 673 N.E.2d 84 (Mass.App.Ct. 1996)

Morehead v. Atkinson-Kiewit, J/V, 97 F.3d 603 (1st Cir. 1996), cert. denied, 520 U.S. 1117 (1997)

Daniels v. Diamond Girl Fisheries, Inc., 201 F.3d 426 (1st Cir. 1998)

Halpin v. Atkinson-Kiewit, J/V, 181 F.3d 79 (1st Cir. 1999)

Stewart [I] v. Dutra Const. Co., 230 F.3d 461 (1st Cir. 2000), rev’d, 543 U.S. 481 (2005)

Stewart [II] v. Dutra Const. Co., 343 F.3d 10 (1st Cir. 2003), rev’d, 543 U.S. 481 (2005)

Stewart [III] v. Dutra Const. Co., 543 U.S. 481 (2005)

Napier v. F/V Deesie, Inc., 454 F.3d 61 (1st Cir. 2006)

Broadley v. Mashpee Neck Marina, Inc., 471 F.3d 272, 2007 A.M.C. 413 (1st Cir. 2006)