Partner with O’Melveny & Myers

Suzzanne Uhland - Partner with O’Melveny & Myers

  California attorney Suzzanne Uhland brings over 20 years of legal experience to her role as a partner with the Newport Beach and San Francisco offices of O’Melveny & Myers LLP. After completing an MA at Stanford University, Uhland went on to pursue a law degree at Yale University. During her studies, she also served… Continue Reading

Forewarned is Forearmed: Maritime Industry at Stake

Forewarned is Forearmed: Maritime Industry at Stake

Forewarned is forearmed. 2016 seemed to be a really tough year for shipping companies: Global financial slowdown and global meltdown have significantly affected freight companies and similar. Earlier this semester, Suzzanne Uhland wrote about the effects of such juncture in the industry, and after two months, the bankruptcy of the Hanjin Shipping Line caused a… Read More…

The most significant bankruptcy in the shipping industry

The most significant bankruptcy in the shipping industry

Currently, the world commerce is increasing in an exponential way more and more. Thanks to the globalization, companies from every country can trade their product and services in an unprecedented way. Today, one of the most important means for the world commerce is the shipping industry, due to its low costs compared other transportation ways… Read More…

Effects of the Greek crisis in the shipping industry

Effects of the Greek crisis in the shipping industry

The shipping industry is in crisis, companies are reporting plunging profits and its conditions are now tougher than after the global financial crash. The Baltic Dry Index, a benchmark for the health of the global shipping industry, has recently plumbed all-time lows. Jonathan Roach, container market analyst at shipbroker Braemar, said the industry is being… Read More…