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Mary Louise Kandyba is a seasoned trial attorney who has a solid reputation among her long-time railroad and transportation clients. She focuses her practice on short lines and terminal and switching railroads, and also represents Class I Carriers. The Chicago hub handles one fourth of the nation's freight rail traffic, and Mary Louise’s clients rely on her specialized knowledge of the transportation industry, hands-on approach and devotion to detail for the support they need to remain competitive. She also represents a number of terminal service providers that work with Class I railroads, providing assistance with operations in railyards involved in intermodal transportation.

The Supreme Court has recently issued a decision that we believe Defendants in Product Liability actions, and their insurance carriers, should take note of and consider when registering as a foreign corporation in a state that is not their home state, or in legal terms, their domicile.

In Mallory v. Norfolk Southern Railway Co.