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News & Insights

  • Autumn 2010 Vol. 17 No. 3
    • Protecting the Owner-Operator Model
    • Carriers Secure Leasing Regulations Victories
    • Independent Contractor Operating Agreement Tips
    • IRS/State Independent Contractor Reclassification -The Beat Goes On
  • Rethinking 'Deny, Delay, Defend'
    Reprinted with permission from Transport Topics, March 29, 2010.  On the web at  © American Trucking associations, Inc.  All right reserved.  
  • Energy, Utilities, Telecommunications & Transportation Law
    Central District of Illinois finds federal question jurisdiction over interstate based freight charge complaint
  • Spring 2010 Vol. 17 No. 2
    Supreme Court to Decide Applicability of Carmack to Import Shipments Cargo Liability Increases For Air Carriers New Rule Anticipated to Result in Savings for NVOCCs International Carriers and Intermediaries Await Rotterdam Rules International Transportation Seminar April 22 in Chicago Postponement of the Advanced Commercial Information (ACI) Highway eManifest No Plans by the FMCSA to Further Consider Opening the Border to Mexican Carriers Ports of New York and New Jersey Released Clean Truck Program
  • A Window of Opportunity: How New Negotiation Methods Can Save Money and Your Sanity
    Reprinted with permission of the author and the Association of Corporate Counsel as it originally appeared: Jim Golden, “A Window of Opportunity how new negotiation methods can save money and your sanity” ACC Docket March 2010: 1-87. Copyright © 2010, the Association of Corporate Counsel. All rights reserved.
  • Winter 2010 Vol. 17 No. 1
    3PL Liability on the Rise The Estate Tax Rests In Peace (Temporarily) Will Your Company Outlive You? Timing Matters In Distressed Company Acquisitions The Michigan Legislature is Considering Partial Relief for Trucking Companies Michigan Has Amended Its Overweight Statute A Temporary Moratorium on Enforcement of the UCR Has Been Issued for the 2010 Registration Year