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Archive for November 2014

Bankruptcy Preference Claims Should Be Carefully Examined Before Going Unchallenged

Recent announcements of bankruptcy by some shippers, carriers and 3PLs have for several clients raised the issue of preference claims that may yet be asserted by the trustee for such companies.  Depending upon the nature of your relationship with such bankrupt companies, you may receive such a […]

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Recent U.S. District Court Decision Gives Hope For Courts Returning to Duty of Reasonable Care for Brokers and Shippers in Selecting Carriers

Paul StewartLogistics and Transportation Law/Commercial Transactions- Representing National Logistics Companies,Shippers and CarrierTop Contributor In, McComb v. Bugarin, et al., the U.S. District Court of Illinois ruled for the shipper in a case alleging negligent selection of a carrier, where the carrier had collided with the plaintiff’s car […]

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