Grace Line Inc., As Owner of S.s. Santa Margarita, Libelant-appellant, v. United States Lines Company and S.s. American Manufacturer, Her Engines, Boilers, Etc., Respondant-claimant-appellee, v. Tug Joseph H. Moran, Inc., and Tug Carol Moran, Her Engines, Boilers, Etc., Respondent-claimant-appellee, v. Moran Towing & Transportation Co., Inc., Respondent-appellee, 302 F.2d 933 (2d Cir. 1962)

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US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit - 302 F.2d 933 (2d Cir. 1962)

Argued April 25, 1962
Decided May 23, 1962

Libelant appeals from a judgment of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, Henry J. Friendly, Circuit Judge, sitting by designation, dismissing the libel after a trial without a jury.

David C. Wood, New York City (Eli Ellis and Hill, Betts, Yamaoka, Freehill & Longcope, New York City, on the brief), for libelant-appellant.

John F. Gerity, New York City (Donn Borg and Kirlin, Campbell & Keating, New York City, on the brief), for respondent-appellee, United States Lines Company.

Kenneth H. Volk, New York City (Eugene Underwood and Burlingham, Underwood, Barron, Wright & White, New York City, on the brief), for respondents-appellees, Tug Joseph H. Moran, Inc., Tug Carol Moran, Moran Towing & Transportation Co., Inc.

Before MOORE, SMITH and MARSHALL, Circuit Judges.


The judgment is affirmed on the opinion below which is reported at D.C., 193 F. Supp. 664.