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Bill Would Hold Retailers Liable for Trucking Company Labor Violations
Bill Would Hold Retailers Liable for Trucking Company Labor Violations

April 13, 2018
California state Sen. Ricardo Lara introduced a bill that would hold major retailers liable when trucking companies break labor laws, sparked by allegations...

Lawsuit Filed Against XPO Over Port Truck Driver Wages and Benefits
Lawsuit Filed Against XPO Over Port Truck Driver Wages and Benefits

February 28, 2018
A lawsuit filed on behalf of three truck drivers against XPO Logistics Cartage in California alleges that they did not receive proper wages and benefits due...

Seattle's Independent Port Drivers Get More Time to Buy Clean Trucks
Seattle's Independent Port Drivers Get More Time to Buy Clean Trucks

February 6, 2018
The Ports of Seattle and Tacoma in Washington reached a compromise with independent truckers who threatened a walk-out over a program that would ban trucks...

L.A. May Ban Port Companies that Misclassify Drivers
L.A. May Ban Port Companies that Misclassify Drivers

December 13, 2017
The Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously on Dec. 12 to investigate a ban of trucking and warehousing companies that break local, state, and federal...

New Legislation Introduced to Fight Driver Abuses at Ports
New Legislation Introduced to Fight Driver Abuses at Ports

October 26, 2017
Rep. Grace Napolitano (D-CA) and Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY) introduced two separate bills on Capitol Hill that are aimed at addressing labor and...

Port Strike Highlights Pay, Emissions Regulation Struggles
Port Strike Highlights Pay, Emissions Regulation Struggles

June 19, 2017
Southern California truck drivers and warehouse workers who serve the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach once again went on strike on June 19, protesting...

Court Finds Swift Contract Workers Were Employees
Court Finds Swift Contract Workers Were Employees

January 11, 2017
An Arizona court has ruled that independent-contractor drivers were effectively and legally employees in the latest update of a class-action lawsuit against...

Port Trucking Company Ordered to Court Over Unfair Labor Practices
Port Trucking Company Ordered to Court Over Unfair Labor Practices

April 26, 2016
In what's being called a historic case, the Los Angeles office of the National Labor Relations Board is looking into whether port trucking company...

Port Drivers Strike Again Over Misclassification Issue
Port Drivers Strike Again Over Misclassification Issue

October 28, 2015
This week, truck drivers went on strike at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach over employee misclassification and wage theft.

Striking Port Truckers Return to Work
Striking Port Truckers Return to Work

May 1, 2015
After a week of striking at port terminals and businesses across southern California, truckers from all of the affected companies have returned to work.

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