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The Transportation Brief®

  • Autumn 2012 Vol. 19 No. 3
    • Navigating Through Independent Contractor Audits
    • States Continue Attack on “Misclassification”
    • Restructuring the Owner-Operator Model
    • FMCSA recently amended its safety rating regulations to no longer allow for a 10-day stay of a safety rating’s effective date
  • Spring 2012 Vol. 19 No. 2
    • Preemption of Meal and Rest Break Claims Catching Steam
    • Brinker Decision Clarifies California Meal and Rest Break Rules
    • Proliferation of Class Actions in Trucking Industry Demands Vigilant Defense
    • No Rest for Unwary Carriers From Leasing Regs Lawsuits
    • Class and Conditional Certification Denied in Courier Misclassification Case
    • National Labor Relations Board Temporarily Enjoined From Enforcing a Regulation I
    • llinois to Use Speed Cameras in Areas Designated as “Work Zones” on Major Freeways
  • Winter 2012 Vol. 19 No.1
    • FMCSA Releases New Hours of Service Rules
    • FMCSA Signals Possible SMS Changes
    • FMCSA, Congress Working On Broader EOBR Mandate
    • Federal Hand-Held Mobile Phone Ban Takes Effect