In a petition for review of the Federal Maritime Commission's order requiring agents of Ocean Transportation Intermediaries (OTIs) to be licensed, the petition is granted, where the Commission does not possess statutory authority to require agents of OTIs who are not themselves OTIs to obtain licenses.
Argued April 21, 2009
Decided June 26, 2009
Opinion by Judge Kavanaugh
David K. Monroe, GKG Law, P.C., Washington, DC
Benjamin K. Trogdon, Attorney, Federal Maritime Commission, Washington, DC
Deborah A. Garza, Acting Assistant Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC