Civil Litigation

Some examples of our recent litigation include:

  • Defending alleged Copyright, Trademark and Counterfeit violations. Our Customs Attorneys will also obtain Copyright and/or Trademark registration for clients in the United States and Worldwide.
  • Litigation in opposition to rulings barring certain importations, or wrongly alleging visa requirements.
  • Defending all manner of Broker and OTI legal liability, including Professional Liability and Errors and Omissions claims.
  • Litigation of demurrage claims, collections, damage claims, vessel seizures in Admiralty, and other cargo-related matters.
  • Suits on behalf of importers where Customs improperly assessed rates of duty or misapplied monetary fines and penalties.
  • Breach of contract litigation following the sale of a Freight Forwarder. We represent buyers and sellers of businesses.
  • We have defended and prosecuted claims in Employment Law: breach of contract, sexual harassment, COBRA claims, Overtime claims, EEOC matters, violation of Non-Competition agreements.