Supersedeas Bond Costs in Federal Court

Supersedeas Bond Costs in Federal Court

Written By Conway Marshall  Recently, the US Supreme Court heard arguments in the matter City of San Antonio, TX, et al v. Hotels.com, LP, et al which focused on Rule 39 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and whether or not the District Court had discretion to...
How the EVER GIVEN grounding affects NVOCCs

How the EVER GIVEN grounding affects NVOCCs

Written by Conway Marshall  Last month’s grounding in the Suez Canal of the massive containership EVER GIVEN has put the world’s spotlight on shipping and logistics.  As of this publication, the ship is floating again; however, it remains at anchor in a nearby lake...
Garageman’s Lien: Bonding Your Way Back

Garageman’s Lien: Bonding Your Way Back

In its simplest, big rigs generate revenue when wheels are spinning, and they run up costs when parked.  Money is made when cargo is moving; however, wrecks, engine failure, or other casualties might require an employed unit be towed to a service station for repairs. ...