G.O. AMERICA SHIPPING COMPANY, INC. v. CHINA COSCO SHIPPING CORPORATION LIMITED

Case No. 2:17-cv-00912-RSM.

G.O. AMERICA SHIPPING COMPANY, INC., a corporation registered in the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Plaintiff(s), v. CHINA COSCO SHIPPING CORPORATION LIMITED, a company registered in the People Republic of China, COSCO SHIPPING LINES CO., Ltd. a subsidiary of CHINA COSCO SHIPPING CORPORATION LIMITED CHINA SHIPPING INDUSTRY, (Shanghai Changxing) Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of CHINA COSCO SHIPPING CORPORATION LIMITED and COSCO SHIPPING HEAVY INDUSTRY CO., subsidiaries of CHINA COSCO SHIPPING CORPORATION LIMITED, Defendant(s).

United States District Court, W.D. Washington, Seattle.

Editors Note
Applicable Law: 28 U.S.C. § 1333
Cause: 28 U.S.C. § 1333 Admiralty
Nature of Suit: 340 Marine
Source: PACER


Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

G.O. America Shipping Company, Inc., Plaintiff, represented by Edward C. Chung , CHUNG, MALHAS & MANTEL, PLLC.


WRIT OF ATTACHMENT AND GARNISHMENT PURSUANT TO RULE B

RICARDO S. MARTINEZ, District Judge.

TO: The Marshal of the Western District of Washington; and

TO: China COSCO Shipping Corporation

GREETINGS:

WHEREAS, an Amended Verified Complaint has been filed in this Court on the 23rd day of June, 2017, numbered and entitled as above, with a claim for relief in the amount of $11,073,420 (USD), together with a prayer for attachment and garnishment, and accompanied by an Affidavit that the Defendants in said suit cannot be found within this District:

NOW THEREFORE, you are hereby commanded to attach the Defendants' goods and chattels, or credits and effects in this District, to the amount sued. The specific property to be seized is as follows:

1. COSCO Taican that will arrive and dock at 4015 SR-509 North Frontage Road; Tacoma Washington1 on or around June 29, 2017; 2. COSCO Europe will arrive and dock at 4015 SR-509 North Frontage Road on or around July 4, 2017; (3) COSCO Kaohsiung will arrive and dock at 4015 SR-509 North Frontage Road; Tacoma Washington on or around July 10, 2017; it is scheduled to depart July 11, 2017.

If other tangible property (e.g. funds or containers) is attached, you shall take it into your possession for safe keeping unless the character or situation of the property is such that the taking of actual possession is impracticable, in which case you shall execute this process by affixing a copy thereof to the property in a conspicuous place and by leaving a copy of the complaint and process with the person having possession or his or her agent.

To the Defendants,

You are hereby summoned and required to file with the Court and serve upon Plaintiff's attorney, Edward C. Chung, whose address is 1511 Third Avenue, Suite 1088, Seattle, WA 98101, an answer to the complaint within 21 days after the service of this process is upon you. If you deposit with the Marshal the amount owed by you, to the extent of the amount claimed by the Plaintiff, as set forth herein, together with interest and costs, you need not answer.

FootNotes


1. Although sailing schedule indicates Seattle, the Port of Seattle and the Port of Tacoma formed the Northwest Seaport Alliance in 2015. On information and belief the ships will be berthed at the Tacoma address at the dates delineated above.

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