Merchant Marine Inquiry--forwarders: Executive Hearing Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, Seventy-seventh Congress, Second Session, Pursuant to Authority of H.Res 281, a Resolution Authorizing Investigation of the National Defense Program as it Relates to the Committee on the Merchant Marine and Fisheries. May 21, 1942

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Page 19 - The contractor warrants that he has not employed any person to solicit or secure this contract upon any agreement for a commission, percentage, brokerage, or contingent fee.
Page 50 - Interest, to coordinate the functions and facilities of public and private agencies engaged In the forwarding and similar servicing of water-borne export and Import foreign commerce of the United States...
Page 18 - ... days' notice. Provided, however. That notwithstanding any such termination, the Forwarder shall continue to be responsible for making necessary arrangements for the transportation of any cargo which the Forwarder Is handling on the effective date of such termination from designated terminals, yards or other places at or adjacent to port of loading to designated docks, piers, wharves or warehouses In the Port of , 7. No Member of or Delegate to Congress, nor Resident Commissioner, Is or shall...
Page 18 - THEREFORE, in considoriitlim of the premises and of the covenants and agreements hereinafter set forth, the parties . hereto mutually agree and covenant as follows: 1. The Administrator hereby designates and appoints the Forwarder as his agent, subject to all the terms and conditions of this Agreement and subject to such regulations, directions and orders as may be Issued by the Administrator from time to time, to make all necessary arrangements for the transportation from designated terminals, yards,...
Page 17 - ... establish and maintain liaison with such other boards, commissions, independent establishments, and departments of the United States Government, and with such representative trade organizations throughout the United States as may be concerned, directly or indirectly, with any movement of commodities in the water-borne export and import foreign commerce of the United States, for the purpose of securing preference to vessels of United States registry in the shipment of such commodities...
Page 19 - Agent shall not employ any member of Congress, either with or without compensation, as an attorney, agent, officer or director.
Page 19 - ... Administrator or his authorized representatives shall at all times have access to the premises of the Forwarder and shall have the right to Inspect and make copies of books, records, correspondence, vouchers, and memoranda of every description of the Forwarder pertaining to the work to be performed by the Forwarder pursuant to the terms of this Agreement; the Forwarder further agrees to make such reports to the Administrator concerning transactions covered by or relating to this Agreement as...
Page 18 - Contracts) . (c) Recapture. In the event that the Forwarder's profit under this Agreement during any calendar year before the deduction of taxes shall exceed 10% of the capital Invested with the approval of the Administrator In the business for such period (as determined in accordance with accounting rules and regulations of 'the Administrator) the excess profit shall be refunded to the Administrator or. If the Administrator so directs, be applied as a credit against sums thereafter becoming due...
Page 19 - Any action by the Administrator in waiving any provision or provisions of this Agreement at any particular time or times shall not be deemed a waiver of such provision or provisions at any future time nor to require any other or similar Indulgence on any other occasion. 678214 48 SDPP.
Page 18 - Administrator for his approval or modification ; that it will not without the prior approval of the Administrator exceed such budget as approved or modified by the Administrator, nor employ any person in the capacity of an officer, director or manager, except upon the approval of the Administrator; nor compensate any such person except at a rate of compensation approved by the Administrator. 3. As compensation for the services performed by the Forwarder, the Administrator agrees to pay to the Forwarder,...

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