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Claimants in London arbitration obtained ex parte district court order pursuant to 28 U.S.C. 1782 compelling discovery from the U.S. affiliates of the respondent in the arbitration.

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • January 29 2015

Owl Shipping, LLC and Oriole Shipping, LLC (“Petitioners”), the owners of the vessels MV Owl and MV Oriole, entered into time-charter agreements

Is a charterparty a contract for carriage of goods by water?

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • November 17 2011

Companhia Siderurgica Paulista (COSIPA), BLG’s client, concluded a Gencon-form voyage charterparty with Fednav (disponent owner of the defendant vessel), for the carriage of steel coils from Brazil to the U.S.A. and Canada

Personal jurisdiction - enforcement of arbitral award - district court dismisses petition to enforce international arbitration award, finding lack of minimum contacts to support jurisdiction

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 27 2012

Petitioner Greatship (India) Limited ("Greatship") owned two shipping vessels which it chartered to Respondent Marine Logistics Solutions LLC ("Marsol"), an offshore logistics service provider registered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

The “Bulk Uruguay”: no anticipatory breach where future performance is contingent on a third party’s conduct

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 15 2014

In Geden Operations v Dry Bulk Handy Holding Inc (The "Bulk Uruguay") 2014 EWCA 885, the Commercial Court, in rejecting an appeal under s.69

The “BULK Uruguay” - charterers fail to establish anticipatory breach of contract

  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 28 2014

In the recent case of the "BULK URUGUAY", the Court examined whether anticipatory breach of contract can arise purely on the basis of future

Court orders party to pay attorney’s fees and costs related to opposing party’s motion to confirm arbitral award

  • Locke Lord LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 1 2009

Rhonda Enterprises S.A. (“Rhonda”), a vessel owner, entered into a charter party agreement with certain charterers, Projector S.A. and Projector Asia Pte. Ltd for the carriage of goods from Taiwan to Singapore (collectively, “Projector”

Courts make waves for marine lawyers: Rule B and antisuit injunctions

  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • May 20 2009

Two recent judgments are making waves for marine lawyers

Supreme Court will hear antitrust case involving class arbitration

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 26 2009

On June 15, the U.S. Supreme Court granted certiorari in Stolt-Nielsen SA v. AnimalFeeds Int’l Corp

Reach out and sue someone stolen cell phones spur arbitration

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 27 2009

Litigation was stayed pending concurrent arbitration in a dispute arising out of the theft of cell phones during international shipping

Supreme Court issues two unanimous decisions affecting labor & employment

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 10 2009

In Union Pac. R.R. Co. v. Bhd. of Locomotive Engineers, No. 08-604 (December 8, 2009), the Court unanimously held that a union’s failure to present evidence of efforts to reach a settlement through “conferencing” did not preclude the National Railroad Adjustment Board from exercising jurisdiction over the union’s claim