Understanding Transportation and Logistics Law: 2014 Perspective

Broadcast Date: Thursday, October 23, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
antitrust law
Marc S. Blubaugh
Ronald Leibman


About Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP

Benesch is a full-service business law firm with offices in Cleveland, Columbus, Indianapolis, Philadelphia, Shanghai, White Plains and Wilmington. The firm services national and international clients that include public and private, middle market and emerging companies as well as private equity funds, entrepreneurs, not-for-profit organizations, trusts and estates.  Benesch's Transportation & Logistics Practice Group combines diverse practice experience and comprehensive bench strength to assist our clients with logistics and related issues in the transportation of goods.  Unlike many transportation law practices, our cross-functional transportation group provides a full-service solution to address the unique needs of transportation and logistics providers (including carriers, intermediaries, and other 3PL's) as well as commercial users (manufacturers, retailers, distributors, and other shippers) and helps them achieve their supply chain goals.  The group's extensive knowledge of transportation supply chain and wide-ranging practice experience in areas from business litigation to corporate finance to mergers and acquisitions, allow us to counsel clients on the full range of issues relating to the transportation of goods, including, but not limited to Freight Loss, Damage, and Delay; Mergers, Acquisitions, and Divestitures; Private Equity Financing; Corporate Structuring and Reorganization; Regulatory Compliance; Credit and Collections; Contract Drafting and Negotiation; Operational Consulting and Advice; Casualty Litigation and Labor and Employment

Website: https://www.beneschlaw.com/

About Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP

Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP has served the business community for over 130 years and is recognized as one of the top firms in New Jersey by The Best Lawyers In America, based on the number of Riker Danzig attorneys honored with the “Best Lawyers” designation. Our transportation and logistics practice recognizes the interdisciplinary nature of the legal issues faced by users and providers of transportation and distribution services. We bring together expertise in laws relating to warehousing and goods-in-transit, extensive experience in the corporate, employment, real estate, and environmental laws that impact on a company's supply chain and unmatched practical hands-on experience. We regularly represent our transportation and logistics clients in transactions, dispute resolution, counseling and compliance. In addition to its two New Jersey offices in Morristown and Trenton, the firm has an office in Midtown Manhattan. Riker Danzig serves as regional trial counsel and national defense counsel for some of the country's largest corporations in a wide variety of matters, while also representing many family-owned and middle-market businesses. They provide corporate counseling to numerous financial, commercial, manufacturing and service organizations and have highly-respected practices in corporate law, trial and appellate litigation, transportation and logistics, insurance, bankruptcy, governmental affairs, employment law, tax, public utilities, environmental law, and real estate.

Website: https://www.riker.com/