Home Must Reads Judge denies contempt motion against longshoremen

Judge denies contempt motion against longshoremen

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Friday, July 20, 2012

Judge Michael Simon declined to hold longshoremen at the Port of Portland in contempt.

"The proof will be in the pudding," said Jeff McEwen, manager for the South Korean cargo carrier whose vessels have been bypassing Portland because of work disruptions. McEwen said he will closely monitor conditions at the Port of Portland, where Hanjin plans to bring in its next vessel Aug. 4.

But Bill Wyatt, the Port's executive director, was more positive concerning U.S. District Judge Michael Simon's rulings. Simon is requiring the longshoremen to notify Hanjin, other cargo carriers, terminal manager ICTSI Oregon Inc. and dozens of other businesses that the International Longshore and Warehouse Union will comply with his order.

Read more at OregonLive.com.

{biztweet}portland longshoremen{/biztweet}

 

More Articles

Semiconductor purgatory

News
Monday, October 06, 2014
roundup-logo-thumb-14BY LINDA BAKER | OB EDITOR

Intel's manufacturing way station; Merkley's attack dog; Diamond Foods gets into the innovation business.


Read more...

100 Best Nonprofits announced

News
Thursday, October 02, 2014

100NP14logo4WebOregon Business magazine has named the sixth annual 100 Best Nonprofits to Work for in Oregon.


Read more...

Powerlist: Law Firms

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY KIM MOORE

A conversation with leading partners at law firms in Portland and eastern Oregon, followed by October's powerlist.


Read more...

The Backstory

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014

In our cover story this month, Wendy Collie, CEO of New Seasons Market, and Kim Malek, owner of Salt & Straw, discuss their rapidly growing businesses and Portland’s red hot food scene. The conversation provides an interesting lens through which to explore trends in the grocery store and restaurant sectors.


Read more...

Measure 91: What Oregon Businesses Need to Know

Contributed Blogs
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
91 thumbBY DIANE BUISMAN

Some common misconceptions employers have about marijuana.


Read more...

Two Sides of the Coin

Contributed Blogs
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
22 twosidesBY JASON NORRIS

Historically, when the leaves fall, so do the markets. This year, earnings, Europe, energy and Ebola have in common? Beyond alliteration, they are four factors that the investors are pointing to for this year’s seasonal volatility.


Read more...

Shipping News

September 2014
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
BY JENNIFER MARGULIS

In 2012 The Dalles, a city of some 14,400 located 75 miles east of Portland and often seen as the poor cousin to adjacent Hood River, completed a massive project to revitalize its dock.


Read more...
Oregon Business magazinetitle-sponsored-links-02
SPONSORED LINKS