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Bouchard Transp. Co. v. Updegraff

ELR Citation: ELR 20139
Nos. Nos. 96-3494 et al., 147 F.3d 1344/(11th Cir., 07/31/1998)

The court holds that a district court erred in ruling that Florida is entitled to Eleventh Amendment immunity in a limitation of liability proceeding, but it correctly dismissed the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (OPA) and Florida Pollution Discharge Prevention Act claims brought against the owners of three vessels involved in a collision resulting i...

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