Gustafsson's arrival came amid a major dispute with the US Customs agency over how the Seattle-based company transported its product to customers on the US East Coast. The company ultimately altered its transportation routes and, for now, has avoided paying steep fines, although the case is ongoing.
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Editor's note: US District Judge Mary Ann Vial Lemmon dismissed the litigation against the owners of Mariner Shipyard in April 2010.