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Gaines Motor Lines, Inc. v. Klaussner Furniture Industries, 12-2269

The district court lacked subject matter jurisdiction over this dispute brought by plaintiff motor carrier, where, absent a federal tariff, federal courts do not have subject matter jurisdiction over a motor carrier's breach of contract claim against a shipper for unpaid freight charges.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 10/30/2013
  • Published 10/30/2013

Judges

  • DUNCAN

Court

  • United States Fourth Circuit

Counsel

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