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FMCSA: FTC Proposal Should Include Truck Towing Provisions

Source: Transport Topics (February 8, 2024) The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has filed comments in support of a Federal Trade Commission proposed rule banning junk fees that trucking …

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Sue Lawless Now Serving as Acting Deputy Administrator of the FMCSA

Source: FMCSA (January 19, 2024) Today, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced the departure of Administrator Robin Hutcheson. Hutcheson, who joined the Biden-Harris Administration …

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DOL Releases Final Rule Regarding Classification of Independent Contractors

Source: Transport Topics (January 9, 2024) A new U.S. Department of Labor rule announced Jan. 9 adopts a multistep “economic factors” test for companies to follow to …

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Announcements

February TTL Now Available!

The February 2024 issue is now available here.

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Welcome New Members for January 2024!

TLA would like to welcome the new TLA members for the month of January: Megan Johnson, Axle LogisticsIda Sassani, Baker DonelsonEllen Kim, Miller Thomson LLPMichael …

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Welcome New Members for December 2023!

TLA would like to welcome the new TLA members for the month of December: Lidia Mowad, Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff, LLPConnor O’Brien, McCarthy TétraultAl …

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The Best Offense… Is a Good Defense? Using Exceptions to Swallow the Rule: The Nuts and Bolts of Carmack Amendment Defenses It is an oft-quoted canard that the Carmack Amendment

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