US Death on the High Seas Act.

 In In the Matter of The Complaint v. Sea Star Line, LLC 2016 WL 6609219 the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida has held where death or fatal injury occurs on the high seas, the Death on the High Seas Act (“DOHSA”) provides the exclusive means of recovery and that claims may not be brought for negligence under general maritime law.

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