bill of lading

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a receipt given by the carrier to the shipper acknowledging receipt of the goods being shipped and specifying the terms of delivery

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Intended for use by practicing lawyers, chapters cover the history and application of the Hague (Visby) Rules, carrier duties and exceptions, suits and claims under bills of lading, package limitation, electronic bills of lading, arrest of ships to obtain security, and execution of ships.
The Maghribis might have adopted elements of the Genoese system, such as bills of lading or the new system of accounting, had they survived into subsequent centuries.
Live statistics show visitors how many unique Bills of Lading have been added during the last update and how many total Bills of Lading are available.
com, exporters can print Bills of Lading in their own offices.
Because of the superior bargaining power of carriers, shippers often had to accept bills of lading containing extremely low cargo valuation clauses.
It recently began offering its customers the ability to print bills of lading in their office via a new application that allows customers to receive bills as e-mail via the Internet.
MyYellow Bill of Lading is designed so that customers can create and manage their bills of lading, print labels and schedule pickups within one online tool.
Using the Global Freight Management System, the team moved 436 pieces of cargo by commercial truck, creating more than 250 Commercial Bills of Lading.
Truck WebView quickly enables carriers to easily access the processing status of their bills of lading at the border crossing point via the Web.
15 /PRNewswire/ -- Overnite Transportation Company has introduced "E-mail A Friend," a new, secure online service allowing customers to forward their electronic bills of lading to anyone, anywhere, anytime.
She will have several added duties, including ocean carrier government bills of lading and military deployments.
Descartes' technology assists us to make informed pricing decisions and accurately rate our bills of lading.
The online products improve document turnaround time by letting customers create and submit their shipping instructions, process changes to their draft bills of lading, and distribute and print their documents.
The use of Government Bills of Lading for Department of Defense freight shipments has been slashed.