Tag Archives: Bunkers
OW Bunker’s three U.S. entities (OW Bunker Holding, OW Bunker USA, and OW Bunker North America) filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection yesterday (November 13) in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Connecticut. The actual petitions can be downloaded here: OW Bunker Holding, OW Bunker USA, OW Bunker North America. The… Read More »
A recent TradeWinds article (available here in PDF format) discusses the race by bunker suppliers to get in front the rapidly evolving bankruptcy of OW Bunker. If you are an actual or potential creditor of OW Bunker or any of its subsidiaries around the globe, contact Steve Simms for assistance.
A recent article in the shipping industry newspaper TradeWinds highlights the growing risk of cybercrime in the shipping industry. Firm principal J. Stephen Simms is quoted in the article and provides general advice to prevent becoming a victim of cybercrime. The full article is available on the Tradewinds website (subscription required). A PDF version… Read More »
Firm principal J. Stephen Simms discusses how trade sanctions imposed by the United States Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) can have significant consequences for bunker suppliers in a recent Bunkerspot article. Access a PDF version of the article by clicking here.