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ADMIRALTY – Vessel Collision – Chinese Waters – Forum Non Conveniens (access required)

In this complex litigation arising from the collision in Chinese territorial waters of a Panamanian vessel chartered by a Swiss corporation, with a dredge owned by a Netherlands company, the district court did not abuse its discretion in applying the doctrine of forum non conveniens and dismissing this action, the 4th Circuit holds. During daylight hours ...