NEW ORLEANS – A limited liability company is alleged to have not paid for supplies provided to its vessels.
Special Ventures Funds LLC filed a complaint on March 15 in the U.S.
District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana against
D/B William Kallop, D/B Swing Thompson and Offshore Specialty
alleging failure to pay.
to the complaint, the plaintiffs allege that Rouse's Enterprises
supplied defendant Offshore, as owner and operator of the defendant
vessels, with supplies and victuals in support of the operation of the
vessels. As an assignee to the rights of Rouse, plaintiff is legally
entitled to collect the said amount or seize said vessels, the suit
states. The plaintiff holds D/B William Kallop, D/B Swing Thompson and
Offshore Specialty Fabricators LLC responsible because despite numerous
amicable notice and demands, defendants allegedly failed to settle the
The plaintiff seeks judgment
against defendants, together with prejudgment interest, expenses,
attorney’s fees and costs, seizure expenses and such other and further
relief which it may deem just and proper. It is represented by Timothy
D. Scandurro, Jean-Paul Layrisson, Stephen O. Scandurro and Krista M.
Eleew of Scandurro & Layrisson LLC in New Orleans.
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana Case number 2:17-cv-02179