Panagiotis KOTSOPOULOS, Plaintiff-Appellant-Appellee, v. ASTURIA SHIPPING CO., S.A., Hadjilias Co., Ltd., and S/T MERCURY, her engines, etc., Defendants-Appellees-Appellants. Stavros REPOUSKOS, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. ASTURIA SHIPPING CO., S.A., Hadjilias Co., Ltd., and S/T Mercury, her engines, etc., Defendants-Appellants.

Nos. 598-600, Dockets 33063, 33064, 33066.United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit.Argued May 20, 1969.
Decided May 22, 1969.

Paul C. Matthews, New York City, for plaintiff-appellant-appellee Kotsopoulos and plaintiff-appellee Repouskos.

Thomas J. Doyle, New York City (Cichanowicz Callan, Victor S. Cichanowicz and Herbert J. Kaplow, New York City, on the brief), for defendants-appellees-appellants.

Before LUMBARD, Chief Judge, FEINBERG, Circuit Judge, and TIMBERS, District Judge.[*]

[*] Sitting by designation.

PER CURIAM:

We affirm the judgments of the District Court which awarded damages of $52,500 to Panagiotis Kotsopoulos and $20,000 to Stavros Repouskos, and also the order of the District Court which denied the motion for an order declining jurisdiction in both cases, 240 F. Supp. 124.

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