MARITIME (NVOCC COMPLAINT AGAINST STEAMSHIP LINE BEFORE FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION) / A reminder that some economic regulation continues under U.S. transportation law: Under the Shipping Act of 1984 a non-vessel-operating common carrier (NVOCC) brings a complaint against an ocean steamship line for what the NVOCC claims were unfair and discriminatory terms included in the “service contract” (term of art under the Shipping Act of 1984).

Global Link Logistics, Inc. v. Hapag-Lloyd AG

Free copy of complaint available here.