Steve Russ, Plaintiff-appellant, v. M/v Ira and Zim Israel Navigation Co., Ltd., et al.,defendants, Mira Compania Naviera, S. A., Andstravelakis Bros., Co., Ltd.,defendants-appellees, 468 F.2d 1398 (5th Cir. 1972)

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US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit - 468 F.2d 1398 (5th Cir. 1972) Nov. 30, 1972

Charles R. Lipcon, Donald Feldman, Miami, Fla., for plaintiff-appellant.

Smathers & Thompson, Mercer K. Clarke, Fowler, White, Humkey, Burnett, Hurley & Banick, Cromwell A. Anderson, Miami, Fla., for defendants and defendants-appellees.

Before JOHN R. BROWN, Chief Judge, and MOORE*  and RONEY, Circuit Judges.


The Order setting aside an earlier default judgment is not appealable, and the appeal is dismissed. Treating the matter as one seeking mandamus or other peremptory writ, there was no abuse of discretion, and such relief is denied.


Hon. Leonard P. Moore, of the Second Circuit, sitting by designation