Transportation and Logisitics Council Freight Claim Seminars

Interested in attending an informational and beneficial series of Freight Claim Seminars?  You’re in luck--Transportation and Logistics Council has a few coming soon. The need to know information is summarized below.

The first round of seminars will kick off in Richardson, Texas beginning in October.  There will be three different presenters, speaking on topics such as:

Freight Claims in Plain English--Gerard F. Smith, Esq.

Seminar covering: “a wide range of issues and topics related to freight claims and freight claim recovery, such as the basics of carrier liability for loss and damage to freight in transit, bills of lading, burdens of proof, defenses, damages, limitations of liability, time limits, liability of freight forwarders, intermediaries, warehousemen, air and ocean carriers.”

Contracting for Transportation & Logistics Services--Raymond A. Selvaggio, Esq.

Seminar covering: “the practical and legal aspects of contracting for transportation and logistics services. Learn different techniques about drafting and negotiating transportation contracts, such as the “do’s” and “don’ts” of contracting.  Also included is a review of important legal principles, statutes, and regulations affecting the contracting process, as well as a "walk through," in-depth discussion of actual contract provisions, terms and conditions.”


Transportation, Logistics, & the Law.  It’s All About the Risk!--Brent Wm. Primus, JD.

Seminar covering: “[the ability] to identify and minimize legal and financial risks in their day-to-day responsibilities. The course is designed to provide a basic working knowledge of the laws and regulations governing the supply chain and the relationships between the players -- shippers, carriers, and intermediaries.”

Not located in Texas?  The seminars will also be making their way to Portland, OR, and Niles, Illinois!  Included is the link to the registration form, complete with instructions on how to complete it.