Transportation

Transportation Law360 provides breaking legal news and analysis of developments affecting the transportation industry. Coverage includes high-stakes litigation and enforcement actions, policy developments, and projects and transactions involving transportation companies.



Sign up for a 7-day FREE trial today!



Latest News in Transportation

  • April 22, 2024

    Ship Captain Can't Get New Trial Over Boat Fire That Killed 34

    A California federal judge on Monday denied a new trial bid by a captain convicted of manslaughter in connection with a deadly boat fire, rejecting his argument that the judge issued an erroneous jury instruction, causing the jury to overlook a lesser alternative charge of gross negligence endangering a person's life.

  • April 22, 2024

    Uber Can't Ditch All Drivers' Pay Claims, Ill. Judge Says

    Three Uber drivers claiming they're unlawfully classified as independent contractors and therefore paid illegally must arbitrate those proposed collective claims, but one driver who fought the issue in a previous case can pursue his claim in court, an Illinois federal judge said Monday.

  • April 22, 2024

    Mich. Justices To Settle When Juries Make Crash Injury Call

    Michigan's Supreme Court has said it would hear oral arguments in the case of a teen whose college baseball prospects may have been cut short by a car crash, as the court considers who should decide if an injury is serious enough to support a claim against the at-fault driver.

  • April 22, 2024

    Estate Rep, Not Trustee, Ruled Proper Defendant In Death Suit

    A Minnesota appeals panel has thrown out a wrongful death suit filed by the daughter of a passenger killed in a car-motorcycle crash, saying that under state law she needed to file the suit against the personal representative of the driver's estate, not its trustee.

  • April 22, 2024

    GM, Others Sued For Sharing Driver Data With Insurers

    Two New Jersey drivers say they saw increases in their insurance premiums after General Motors and its OnStar unit allegedly used apps installed in their vehicles to illegally share driver data with consumer reporting agencies and insurance carriers without their consent.

See more Transportation news

Appellate

Areas of Coverage

  • AGENCIES
  • U.S. Department of Transportation
  • Federal Aviation Administration
  • Federal Highway Administration
  • Federal Maritime Commission
  • Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
  • Federal Railroad Administration
  • Federal Transit Administration
  • Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
  • Surface Transportation Board
  • U.S. Maritime Administration
  • National Transportation Safety Board
  • U.S. Coast Guard
  • State and international transportation regulators
  • POLICY & REGULATION
  • Antitrust and consumer protection controls
  • Transportation-related environmental rules
  • Tax-related issues
  • International trade agreements
  • Transportation industry lobbying
  • State and international legislation and regulation
  • ENFORCEMENT
  • Vehicle recalls
  • Transportation safety actions
  • Emissions rules enforcement
  • Merger reviews
  • LITIGATION
  • Breach of contract disputes
  • Labor and employment suits
  • Antitrust disputes
  • Insurance coverage suits
  • Product safety cases
  • International trade disputes
  • Environmental suits
  • Bankruptcy proceedings
  • TRANSACTIONS
  • Mergers, acquisitions, and joint ventures
  • Transportation infrastructure projects
  • Capital market financing
  • Public-private partnerships
  • Major transportation contract awards and solicitations
  • PROFILES
  • Personnel moves
  • Profiles of transportation practices

Readership

  • Transportation lawyers at top law firms
  • Corporate counsel and compliance officers at Fortune 1000 companies
  • Executives and attorneys in the transportation industry
  • Information experts at law firms, agencies, and companies
  • Policymakers at federal and state agencies
  • Judges and court staff across the U.S.
  • Professors, students, and library staff at every accredited law school in the U.S.
  • Attorney and law firm marketing professionals
Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!