William M. O'keeffe, Deputy Commissioner, United States Department of Labor, Appellant, v. United States Fidelity & Guaranty Company, and Gibbs Corporation, Appellees, 338 F.2d 21 (5th Cir. 1964)

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US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit - 338 F.2d 21 (5th Cir. 1964) October 29, 1964

Robert V. Zener, Washington, D. C., James H. Walsh, Jacksonville, Fla., John W. Douglas, Asst. Atty. Gen., Edward F. Boardman, U. S. Atty., Morton Hollander, Attorney, Department of Justice, Washington, D. C., for appellant.

Harry T. Gray, Jacksonville, Fla., Francis P. Conroy, Delbridge L. Gibbs, George Stelljes, Jr., Jacksonville, Fla., Marks, Gray, Yates, Conroy & Gibbs, Jacksonville, Fla., of counsel, for appellees.

Before JONES and GEWIN, Circuit Judges, and ESTES, District Judge.


The district court correctly held that the claim to compensation by a maritime employee was barred by the limitation provision of 33 U.S.C.A. § 922. The judgment of the district court is