Archives for Eric Chang

Eric Chang

Eric Chang

Associate / New York

P: 212-551-7712

The Newest Rule on Demurrages and Detention Will Likely Burden Many Ocean Carriers and Marine Terminals (MTOs)

June 5, 2020

After more than seventeen months of fact finding and interim reports, and another eight months of the Notice of Proposed…

Vessel Forfeiture Issues for Carriers Involved in U.S. Government Drug Trafficking or Other Criminal Investigations

July 11, 2019

On June 17, 2019, at the Port of Philadelphia (Pennsylvania), U.S. federal law enforcement seized over 16 tons of cocaine…

The Shipping Act bars Clayton Antitrust Act Relief

November 20, 2017

By Eric Chang

In re Vehicle Carrier Services Antitrust Litigation, 846 F.3d 71 (3d Cir. 2017), involved claims by plaintiff purchasers of vehicles…

When Is A Mixed Insurance Contract A Maritime Contract?

February 22, 2017

Eric Chang

Whether a mixed insurance contract (i.e., an insurance contract with maritime and non-maritime elements) permits the exercise of admiralty jurisdiction…

Inventive Allegations of Racketeering on the Rise in Maritime Context

September 8, 2016

Eric Chang

Recently, shippers have been filing suit for cargo damage or loss under the umbrella of the federal Racketeering Influenced and…

Montgomery McCracken Adds Two Maritime Attorneys in New York

March 1, 2016

NEW YORK — Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce the addition of two attorneys to the Maritime and Transportation practice…

Montgomery McCracken Adds Transpo. Partner, Associate

March 1, 2016

By Michael Macagnone

Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP reeled in a partner and associate for its transportation practice from Cichanowicz Callan Keane…