Areas of Practice - Road Transportation

The need for carriage services, logistics providers and cargo intermediaries has grown with the increase in regional and global trade and the demand for the efficient domestic and international carriage of goods. Our road transportation practice team members are recognized as leaders in the provision of advice to stakeholders and participants in the supply chain of goods and in the carriage of passengers, in the particular areas:

  • Acquisition and Sale of Transportation Companies
  • Border and Trade Chain Security
  • Bus Line Licensing and Regulatory Compliance
  • Canada – United States Trusted Trader Programs
  • Cargo Claims
  • Claims for Unpaid Freight Charges
  • Cross Border Disputes
  • Customs Clearance
  • Defence of Casualty Claims arising from Transportation Accidents
  • Domestic Enforcement of United States Court Judgments
  • Freight Broker – Carrier Contract Drafting and Negotiations
  • Freight Broker Contingent Cargo and Errors and Omissions Insurance
  • Freight Broker Licensing and Regulatory Compliance
  • Freight Forwarder Licensing and Regulatory Compliance
  • Freight Forwarder Legal Liability Insurance
  • Loss Transfer Claims
  • Motor Truck Carrier Fleet and Liability Insurance
  • Motor Truck Carrier Licensing and Regulatory Compliance
  • MTC Representation in Regulatory “Show Cause” Hearings
  • Owner-Operator Agreements
  • Prosecution and Defence of Non-Solicitation and Non-Competition Contract Clauses
  • Shipper – Broker Contract Drafting and Negotiations
  • Shipper - Carrier Contract Drafting and Negotiations
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods
  • Warehouse Agreements
  • Warehouse Claims