Dec 11, 2020 DOT Issues Notice of Enforcement Discretion Regarding the Transportation of Hand Sanitizers to Address COVID-19 [Updated – see below*]
Jun 16, 2020 FMCSA Grants Three-Month Waiver from Pre-Employment Controlled Substances Testing Requirements for Certain Drivers
May 05, 2020 DOT Publishes Answers to FAQ Regarding COVID-19 Guidance
Apr 21, 2020 DOT Provides More COVID-19-Related Enforcement Discretion – Periodic Retesting of Certain Packaging & Materials of Trade Exception for Carriers
Apr 13, 2020 DOT Issues Guidance on Hazmat Shipping Papers and Social Distancing
Apr 08, 2020 DOT Issues COVID-19 Enforcement Discretion for Cylinder Requalification Requirements *Updated July 16, 2020
Mar 27, 2020 DOT to Exercise Enforcement Discretion Regarding Noncompliance with Certain Hazmat Training Requirements
Aug 27, 2019 PHMSA NPRM to Harmonize Limited Quantity Exceptions for Corrosive Materials with UN Model Regulations
Dec 21, 2018 PHMSA Releases NPRM to Harmonize with International Standards
Dec 14, 2018 2nd Circuit Applied Taxi Cab Overtime Exemption to a Chauffeur Operator
Nov 12, 2012 Are You a Shipper of Hazardous Materials? (Do You Understand Your Compliance Obligations?)
Mar 06, 2012 Client Alert: U.S. Customs Restricts Chemical Residues in Shipping Containers
Jan 05, 2012 SEC Unveils New Dodd-Frank Mine Safety Disclosure Requirements
Feb 10, 2011 Whistleblower Alert: Internal Complaints Are Protected Whistleblower Activity, ARB Affirms
Jan 05, 2011 Client Alert: Employer Compliance Guidance for Whistleblower Provisions Under New Food Safety Modernization Act
Sep 02, 2010 Whistleblower Alert: DOL Publishes Interim Final Rule Implementing Amendments to the STAA Whistleblower Provisions Contained in the 9/11 Commission Act of 2007
Sep 28, 2009 Transportation Alert: ‘Entrepreneurialism' Makes Workers Independent Contractors
Feb 12, 2007 STB Denies HolRail Authority to Use CSX ROW for New Rail Line
Jul 28, 2006 STB Throws Curve Ball at Utility in Rate Complaint Proceeding
Mar 14, 2006 Railroad Fuel Surcharges
Jan 30, 2006 STB Authorizes Alternative Rail Service
Nov 01, 2005 Fuel Charges Hit Shippers
Jun 27, 2005 BP Amoco Withdraws Small Shipment Rate Complaint
Jun 01, 2005 New Recordkeeping Under the Bioterrorism Act
May 26, 2005 BP Amoco Chemical Co. v. Norfolk Southern
May 06, 2005 Western Coal Traffic League Challenges BNSF and UP Tariff Pricing of Coal
May 04, 2005 D.C. HazMat Ban Further Enjoined by Appellate Court
Jan 01, 2005 Food Recordkeeping Requirements
Nov 11, 2004 Supreme Court Clarifies Cargo Liability for Ocean/Rail Shipments
Oct 25, 2004 STB Case Developments
Jul 19, 2004 Appeals Court Rejects New Motor Carrier Hours of Service Regulations
Oct 07, 2003 Appeals Court Remands DM&E to the STB
Sep 04, 2003 BNSF Loss and Damage Rules
Nov 26, 2002 Mandatory Mediation of Rail Rate Disputes--Boon or Boondoggle?
Mar 21, 2002 Ban Lifted on Operation of Mexican Trucks in the U.S. Beyond the Border Zone
Aug 22, 2001 BNSF Announces Multi-Customer Build-in to Bayport, TX
Aug 08, 2001 Department of Transportation Updates Drug and Alcohol Testing Requirements
Apr 27, 2001 Motor Carrier Service Arrangements, "Battle of the Forms"
Nov 10, 1998 Debate! Has Deregulation Gone Too Far?