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...
3 Fundamentals of Probate Bonds

3 Fundamentals of Probate Bonds

What are probate bonds? Probate bonds (also referred to as a fiduciary bond) are a type of court bond that ensures that the estate of a deceased, incapacitated, or minor person is handled properly by the administrator, executor, curator, or tutor. The bond is required...
Temporary Restraining Order Bonds

Temporary Restraining Order Bonds

A Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) is issued by a judge to restrain one party from engaging in some act. A temporary restraining order bond is a court bond filed by plaintiffs to protect the defendant from damages if the TRO was wrongfully issued. A TRO bond can...
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...