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Clean Trucks Battle Heads To Los Angeles Court

LOS ANGELES – (AP) The battle over whether the Port of Los Angeles can regulate trucks that haul goods in and out of its property is heading to court. Opening statements are scheduled to begin Tuesday in a federal lawsuit pitting the trucking industry against the nation's busiest port over...

Judge: LA Port's Clean Trucks Program Can Proceed

LOS ANGELES - (AP) A federal judge ruled Thursday that the Port of Los Angeles can regulate trucks that haul goods in and out of its property to reduce air pollution around the country's busiest port complex. U.S. District Court Judge Christina Snyder ruled that the port's Clean Trucks Program...

Eric J. Emerson Joins Tressler LLP, Positions New Trucking & Transportation Practice Group

CHICAGO - Tressler LLP has announced that Eric J. Emerson has joined the firm as a partner and will chair the firm's new Trucking & Transportation Practice Group. As a former general counsel and CEO of a national bulk commodity carrier, he leads a team that understands the business realities...

Nevada Trucking Firm Sues Amtrak, Union Pacific Over Crash

RENO, Nev. - (AP) A Nevada trucking company has filed suit again Amtrak and Union Pacific, claiming they failed to maintain a safe railroad crossing at the site where one of its drivers plowed into an Amtrak train last month, killing six people and injuring at least 20 others. The Reno Gazette-Journal...