March 10, 2014 — New Jersey Assemblyman John Wisniewski introduced AB 2860 that would establish the “Truck Operator Independent Contractor Act.”
The bill is identical to NJ SB 992 released in January of this year and to last year's AB 2578, which was vetoed by the Governor. The bill is currently being held in the Assembly Committee on Labor, with no scheduled action at this time. The current status of state regulatory/legislative actions can be found here.
March 10, 2014 — NAFTANEXT to Address Challenges and Opportunities of Increasing Trade
The NAFTANEXT Summit will gather public and private sectors at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago, Ill., April 22-25, to discuss the challenges and opportunities created by increased trade through NAFTA and focus on our freight mobility, energy and sustainability future as a trading continent. View more information here.