Category: Transnational Law

FLAME S.A. v. FREIGHT BULK PTE. LTD., NO. 14-2267

  Decided: November 24, 2015 The Fourth Circuit affirmed the ruling of the district court. Industrial Carriers, Inc. (“ICI’) breached numerous contracts during its last few months of operation. Among those contracts breached were Plaintiffs, Flame S.A. (“Flame”) and Glory Wealth Shipping Pte. Ltd. (“Glory Wealth”). Flame obtained a foreign...

U.S. v. SAID, NO. 14-4413

Decided: August 13, 2015 In this piracy case, the Fourth Circuit rejected the defendants’ objections to the district court’s failure to dismiss piracy charges, jury instructions on piracy, and sufficiency of evidence on piracy and other charges.  The Fourth Circuit found merit in the Government’s appeal of the district court’s...