Narrow transportation

Impact of judges on transport: mid-year review

By Linda Chiem (July 8, 2022, 5:47 p.m. EDT) – The U.S. Supreme Court has narrowed the scope of a federal arbitration law exclusion for interstate transportation workers, but ignored demands from commercial trucking and airline industries to clarify what they contend are conflicting state and federal regulations governing their operations on the West Coast.

The rulings left transportation companies that do business across state lines struggling with murkier rules governing their employment contracts and agreements and sorting out how to avoid further legal potholes.

Here, Law360 highlights some notable High Court developments so far this year that have impacted the transport industry.

Air cargo shippers exempted from arbitration

America’s Supreme…

Stay one step ahead

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You need to know what’s going on with customers, competitors, practice areas and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to stay an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data in articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of lawsuits, etc.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, motions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and more!