Article Co-Authored by George M. Chalos & Kerri M. D’Ambrosio of Chalos & Co, P.C. Featured in January 2015 Newsletter of the SDNY Chapter of the FBA

An article co-authored by George M. Chalos and Kerri D’Ambrosio of Chalos & Co, P.C. – International Law Firm has been featured in the January 2015 edition of the Newletter of the Southern District of New York Chapter of the Federal Bar Association.  The article, entitled “The Rule B Afterlife: Five Years after Jaldhi”, discusses the continued use of Rule B of the Supplemental Admiralty Rules to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure as a powerful tool for parties to obtain security for their maritime claims;  to obtain jurisdiction over an elusive counterparty; and/or to enforce judgments and/or arbitration awards in the United States.

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