From our private database of 35,600+ case briefs...
Profi-Parkiet Sp. Zoo v. Seneca Hardwoods LLC
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
2014 WL 2169769 (2014)
Polish company Profi-Parkiet Sp. Zoo (plaintiff) contracted to purchase walnut tongue-and-groove flooring from New York-based Seneca Hardwoods LLC (defendant). Profi-Parkiet paid a down payment and shipping costs totaling $23,211.58. Seneca delayed shipment for five months. Meanwhile, Profi-Parkiet ordered a shipment of walnut elsewhere. When the Seneca shipment arrived, it did not conform with Profi-Parkiet’s order. The planks were short, split, discolored, below grade, not tongue-and-groove, and missing several hundred square feet. Profi-Parkiet rejected the shipment, but Seneca did not collect it. Profi-Parkiet stored it and charged Seneca about $8 per day for storage. Meanwhile, clients who wanted walnut flooring cancelled orders. Profi-Parkiet bought walnut flooring from another supplier within three months for $37,396.45 ($21,006.07 more than the price Profi-Parkiet agreed to pay Seneca). Profi-Parkiet sued to recover its losses, and Seneca defaulted. Profi-Parkiet asked for a default judgment awarding damages including the costs of the down payment, shipping, storage, both shipments from other suppliers, and amounts invoiced for cancelled orders. The judge referred the matter to a magistrate to recommend damages.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Bloom, M.J.)
What to do next…
Unlock this case brief with a free (no-commitment) trial membership of Quimbee.
You’ll be in good company: Quimbee is one of the most widely used and trusted sites for law students, serving more than 618,000 law students since 2011. Some law schools—such as Yale, Berkeley, and Northwestern—even subscribe directly to Quimbee for all their law students.Unlock this case briefRead our student testimonials
Learn more about Quimbee’s unique (and proven) approach to achieving great grades at law school.
Quimbee is a company hell-bent on one thing: helping you get an “A” in every course you take in law school, so you can graduate at the top of your class and get a high-paying law job. We’re not just a study aid for law students; we’re the study aid for law students.Learn about our approachRead more about Quimbee
Here's why 618,000 law students have relied on our case briefs:
- Written by law professors and practitioners, not other law students. 35,600 briefs, keyed to 984 casebooks. Top-notch customer support.
- The right amount of information, includes the facts, issues, rule of law, holding and reasoning, and any concurrences and dissents.
- Access in your classes, works on your mobile and tablet. Massive library of related video lessons and high quality multiple-choice questions.
- Easy to use, uniform format for every case brief. Written in plain English, not in legalese. Our briefs summarize and simplify; they don’t just repeat the court’s language.