The Dutra Group v. Batterton

Argument:  TBD

The Dutra Group: Punitive damages MAY NOT be awarded to a Jones Act seaman in a personal-injury suit alleging a breach of the general maritime duty to provide a seaworthy vessel.

Batterton:  Punitive damages MAY be awarded to a Jones Act seaman in a personal-injury suit alleging a breach of the general maritime duty to provide a seaworthy vessel.

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