Signal Recruiter Beats Most Cross-Claims In Trafficking Case

Law360, New York (December 3, 2015, 6:36 PM ET) — A Louisiana federal judge on Tuesday dismissed most of the cross-claims bankrupt shipbuilder Signal International filed against a recruiter named as a co-defendant in cases over an alleged human trafficking scheme, finding the claims had already been ruled on in a leading case but that indemnity claims had not been resolved.

U.S. District Judge Susie Morgan dismissed the shipbuilder’s cross-claims for fraud, malpractice, breach of contract, unfair trade practices, detrimental reliance, breach of fiduciary duty and tortuous interference with a contractual relationship against Sachin Dewan and…

Source: Law360