Estibeiro v. Carnival Corporation, No. 1:2012cv22713 - Document 18 (S.D. Fla. 2012)

Court Description: ORDER Granting Defendant's 3 Motion to Compel Arbitration and Denying Plaintiff's 10 Motion to Remand; This case is closed. Signed by Judge Patricia A. Seitz on 10/2/2012. (ral)
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Estibeiro v. 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