Firms Sued Over Missouri Duck Boat Sinking Seek Mediation, Cite 1851 Law

Article 0 Comments Two companies facing multiple lawsuits over a summer tourist boat accident in Missouri that killed 17 people have invoked an 1851 law that allows vessel owners to try to avoid or limit legal damages as they also seek settlement negotiations with victims’ family members. Attorneys for Ripley […]

Duck Boat Operators Fight Back, Call Missouri AG’s Lawsuit ‘Irresponsible’

Article 0 Comments The operators of a Missouri duck boat that sank in July, killing 17 people, say in a court filing that a lawsuit from Missouri’s attorney general is “irresponsible” and “littered with factual inaccuracies and innuendo.” The lawsuit accuses Branson Duck Vehicles and Ripley Entertainment Inc. of violating […]