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The Transportation Brief®

  • The Transportation Brief®: A quarterly newsletter of legal news for the clients and friends -- Autumn 2016 Vol. 23 No. 4
    In this issue:
    • The Scopelitis Law Firm Launches New Consulting Business
    • Protecting IC Status Requires More Than a Well-Drafted Contract
    • EPA Enforcement of California Clean Air Rules Knows No (State) Boundaries
    • Gearing up for the Impending ELD Mandate
  • The Transportation Brief®: A quarterly newsletter of legal news for the clients and friends -- Summer 2016 Vol. 23 No .3
    In this issue:
    • California Trucking Association Challenges State Misclassification Claims
    • 7th Circuit Sides with NLRB on Class Arbitration Waivers Creating Circuit Split
    • ELDs — To Charge or Not to Charge?
    • New Salary Threshold for Exempt Workers
    • Compliance with the FDA Rule on Sanitary Transportation of Human and Animal Food
    • Chicago Minimum Wage and Paid Sick Leave Ordinance
    • Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 affords additional protection to trade secrets
  • Spring 2016 Vol. 23 No. 2
    • Global Expansion of Bribery Law Enforcement Tests Transportation and Logistics Links in the Supply Chain
    • Sanitary Food Transportation Rules — Do Your Contracts Protect Your Company’s Interests?
    • FMCSA Proposes Sweeping Changes to Carrier Safety Ratings
    • Congress Moves Forward with For-Hire Delivery by Drone in FAA Reauthorization Legislation
    • U.S. Department of Labor Misclassification Initiatives Inspire State Unemployment Tax Audits
    • FMCSA Regulated Entities to Establish FMCSA Portal Accounts
    • Companies with California-Based Operations Face Increase in Audits Conducted by Workers’ Compensation Insurers
  • Winter 2016 Vol. 23 No. 1
    • Highway Bill Holds FMCSA’s Feet to the Fire on CSA Data Use
    • Despite Privatization, CSA Scores Remain Critical to Due Diligence
    • FAST Act May Support Inadmissibility of CSA Data
    • Impact of Recent Developments on Carrier Selection Decisions
    • The Ever Changing Legal Landscape of Drones
    • Submitting Comments On Recent Safety Fitness Determination Proposed Rule