Transfield ER Cape Ltd. v. Industrial Carriers Inc., No. 09-1733 - U.S. Second Circuit
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Transfield ER Cape Ltd. v. Industrial Carriers Inc., No. 09-1733

In a dispute involving a maritime attachment and garnishment against a corporate alter ego, district court order vacating the attachment is affirmed where, if a corporation is registered with the New York Department of State and therefore found within the district for the purposes of Rule B of the Supplemental Rules for Admiralty and Maritime Claims and Asset Forfeiture Actions, that corporation's alter egos are also found within the district and the property of those alter egos is not subject to maritime attachment. 

Read Transfield ER Cape Ltd. v. Industrial Carriers Inc., No. 09-1733

Appellate Information
Appeal from the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.
Submitted: May 5, 2009
Decided: July 8, 2009

Judges
Before: FEINBERG, WINTER, and CABRANES, Circuit Judges.
Opinion by CABRANES, Circuit Judge.

Counsel
For Plaintiff: George Michael Chalos, Chalos & Co., P.C., Oyster Bay, NY.

For Defendant: Garth S. Wolfson, Mahoney & Keane, LLP, New York, NY.