Summit Bank Sues for Receivership on Defaulted Bonds
- IN BRIEF 05/12. // Commercial Carrier Journal;May2012, Vol. 169 Issue 5, p12
This section offers news briefs concerning the trucking industry in the U.S. as of May 2012 including the settlement of lawsuits that accuse six companies, including BP Products and ConocoPhillips, of profiting on hot fuel, West Virginia's ban on texting while driving, and the awarding of the...
- Bank Ponders Next Step After N.J. Trucker Defaults. Higginbotham, Stacey // Bond Buyer;09/06/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30969, p5
Reports on Summit Bank's acceleration of the outstanding debt of Active Trucking Services Inc. (ATS). Default of ATS on taxable and tax-exempt bonds; Summit's plans to sell the lands owned by ATS; Purpose of the New Jersey (N.J.) Economic Development Authority in issuing the bonds to ATS;...
- Council falls out with police over bin truck licences. // Commercial Motor;9/9/2004, Vol. 200 Issue 5096, p13
Reports on the dispute between the Stirling Council and the Scottish police department over truck licences of recycling vehicle drivers in Scotland. Information on the nature of the argument; Information on the offence committed by the council on permitting standard car licences for truck...
- in brief. // Commercial Carrier Journal;May2010, Vol. 167 Issue 5, p44
This section offers news briefs related to the trucking industry lawsuits in the U.S. as of 2010 including a sex discrimination lawsuit filed against Old Dominion Freight Line, the reversal of the dismissal of a lawsuit filed by Eight Circuit in which the USA Truck owes an agent over 1 million...
- Worker told to handle job his bosses knew was dangerous. // Safety Alert for Supervisors;2/28/2011, Vol. 8 Issue 184, p4
The article discusses a court case wherein two supervisors where found guilty of subjecting a truck driver to a hazardous condition.
- HAULED INTO COURT. Connors, Jane Hartridge // Overdrive;Dec2000, Vol. 40 Issue 12, p32
Offers tips for independent truck drivers on how to protect themselves and their business from lawsuits in the United States as of December 2000. Lawsuits' impact on the business operations and finances of a truck driver; Evaluation of insurance coverage; Business practices designed to prevent...
- Truck stop surcharge fuels lawsuit. Snyder, Charles A. // Commercial Carrier Journal;May2000, Vol. 157 Issue 5, p11
Focuses on the lawsuit filed by truckers against truck stops imposing the credit card purchase of diesel fuels in Tennessee. Refusal of the state court to decide on the case; Violation of credit card contractual restrictions by truck stops; Implications of the court ruling for states dealing...
- A little more time for Titan. // Truck & Driver;Feb2011, p7
The article reports that the Titan Lorry Park in Thurrock, England, has won a temporary stay of execution after an appeal was lodged against its closure.
- Court hears trucking lawsuit. Thomas, Larry // Furniture/Today;3/18/2013, Vol. 37 Issue 29, p1
The article offers information on a court hearing by a three-judge panel in lawsuits challenging the controversial "hours of service" rules for truckers.